19/07/2018

Global development partnerships and voluntary reviews at the United Nations – by Charmina Saili, Regional Planning Adviser in New York

New York (July 18, 2018) – The Blue Pacific is making ripples in New York this week with two Pacific Islands Forum members presenting their Voluntary […]
19/07/2018

Securing the potential and well-being of the Blue Pacific – an Opinion-Editorial by Meg Taylor DBE, Secretary General, Pacific Islands Forum

Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (July 18, 2018) – Effective regional security underpins the vision outlined in the theme for this year’s Pacific Islands Forum: Building a […]
11/07/2018

Introductory Remarks delivered by Mr Shiu Raj, Director Programme & Initiatives at the Forum Trade Officials Meeting (Samoa)

Forum Trade Officials Meeting 11 July 2018 Tanoa Tusitala Hotel – Apia, Samoa Introductory Remarks delivered by Mr Shiu Raj, Director Programme & Initiatives Distinguished Reverend […]
04/07/2018

Advancing Pacific Fisheries Interests

Fisheries being a shared and significant resource for our ocean states, Pacific nations have successfully managed their fisheries in a sustainable manner through joint efforts. As […]
26/06/2018

Statement by H.E Ambassador Mere Falemaka at the Signing of an MOU between WTO’s Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) and the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

H.E. Mr Eloi LAOUROU, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Benin and EIF Board Chair, Mr Ratnakar ADHIKARI, Executive Director of Enhanced Integrated Framework […]
18/06/2018

Toolkit to enrich civil society engagement in policy development around fisheries sector launched

The Pacific Islands Forum is committed to working closely with civil society and non-government organisations to develop regional policy, and one sector in which this partnership […]
13/06/2018
Legislating for climate smart DRM Group Photo

Legislating for climate smart disaster risk management in the Pacific

Legislating for climate smart disaster risk management (DRM) is one of the many ways in which the Pacific region is working together to strengthen its resilience […]
28/05/2018
APEC MRT

Statement by Pacific Islands Forum to the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting

Intro Thank you, Minister Pato, and good morning Honourable Ministers, distinguished delegates, ladies and gentlemen. It is my pleasure to deliver these comments on behalf of […]
14/05/2018

Kiribati commences climate change and disaster risk finance assessment

Tarawa, Kiribati (May 14, 2018) – To support the Government of Kiribati in their effort to increase their accessibility to global climate change and disaster risk […]