September 25, 2018

Keynote Address by Dame Meg Taylor at the Pacific Preparatory Meeting for the 6th Asia Pacific Forum for Sustainable Development

  Pacific Preparatory Meeting for the 6th Asia Pacific Forum for Sustainable Development Tanoa International Hotel Nadi, Fiji Monday, 24 September 2018   Head of ESCAP […]
September 20, 2018
Forum Leaders Photo 2018

Forum Leaders Commit to Collective Action for A Strong Blue Pacific

Pacific Islands Forum Leaders have reaffirmed their commitment to collective action for a strong Blue Pacific region that is secure, peaceful, and prosperous, enabling its people to live free, healthy and productive lives. The 2018 Forum Leaders Communique, released following the Forum Leaders Retreat in Nauru, commits the Forum to working for sustainable development in the region on its own terms and in ways that recognise its rich culture, national circumstances, and oceanic resources.  
September 10, 2018
SG at ANU State of Pacific

Keynote Address by Secretary General Meg Taylor to the 2018 State of the Pacific Conference

Keynote Address by Secretary General Meg Taylor, DBE 2018 State of the Pacific Conference   Australia National University Canberra, Australia Monday, 8 September 2018   Introduction […]
September 4, 2018

Partnerships for a stronger Pacific highlighted at 49th Pacific Islands Forum

Strengthening regional security and resilience was the focus of the 49th Pacific Islands Forum meetings between Pacific Leaders, Dialogue Partners, and Forum Observers in Nauru today.
September 4, 2018

President of Nauru and Forum Chair, President Baron Waqa’s opening remarks to Forum Dialogue Partners

Fellow Pacific Islands Forum Leaders Honourable Ministers Excellencies Representatives of Forum Dialogue Partners Ladies and Gentlemen On behalf of the people and Government of Nauru, and […]
September 3, 2018
SG at Forum Opening Ceremony

Statement by Secretary General Meg Taylor at the Opening Ceremony of the 49th Pacific Islands Forum

STATEMENT BY THE SECRETARY GENERAL Dame Meg Taylor Opening Ceremony for the 49th Pacific Islands Forum and Related Meetings 3 September 2018 Nauru   The Honourable […]
August 31, 2018
Samoa PM at the Lowy Institute

Pacific Perspectives on the New Strategic Landscape – Address by Hon Prime Minister of Samoa, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi

“Pacific perspectives on the new geostrategic landscape” Address by the Hon Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi Lowy Institute, Sydney AUSTRALIA 30th August, 2018 Chairman Sir Frank […]
August 27, 2018
SG Taylor speaking at USP Research Week

Introductory remarks by Secretary General Meg Taylor DBE to the University of the South Pacific’s Research Week

INTRODUCTORY REMARKS BY DAME MEG TAYLOR,  SECRETARY GENERAL Opening of Research Week by the Honourable Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Neioti Aiono Dr. Sa’ilele Malielegaoi, Prime Minister of the […]
August 21, 2018

Being a Smaller Islands States Attaché – by Moira Simmons Avafoa

My name is Moira Simmons-Avafoa, I am from Tuvalu, a country surrounded by an ocean (Exclusive Economic Zone) that is more than 29000 times larger than […]