• Lecture Series for the 40th Anniversary conducted in Port Vila and Suva
  • Leaders adopted the Waiheke Declaration on Sustainable Economic Development
  • Forum Leaders’ passed a Statement on NonCommunicable Diseases
  • The first ever attendance at the Forum Leaders meeting by a Secretary-General of the UN – Mr Ban Ki Moon
  • Joint Statement of Pacific Islands Forum Leaders & the Secretary-General of the United Nations…. Emphasised the value of cooperation between the UN system and the PIFS
  • The Secretary General Tuiloma Neroni Slade appointed as the Pacific region’s first Ocean Commissioner