26/04/2019

PACIFIC OCEAN FINANCE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

The Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) and the Office of the Pacific Ocean Commissioner (OPOC) – in partnership with Conservation Strategy Fund, the Conservation Finance Alliance and the Wildlife Conservation Society – are pleased to invite applications for the Pacific Ocean Finance Fellowship Program. This fellowship program is part of the Pacific Ocean Finance Program (POFP), which is Component 3 of the Pacific Regional Oceanscape Program (PROP) – funded by the World Bank and the Global Environment Facility – and implemented through FFA and OPOC. The aim of the Pacific Ocean Finance Program is to improve the amount and efficacy of finance for Pacific Ocean governance. The objectives of the Pacific Ocean Finance Fellowship Program are to 1) increase individual capacity of Pacific Islanders by providing professional development training in ocean finance and governance, and 2) advance finance initiatives promoting ocean governance and health both within institutions and across sectors in the Pacific Islands region through a program of mentored projects in fellows’ home countries.
31/05/2018

Economic Resilience for the Pacific – Forum Economic Ministers’ Meeting 2018

FEMM 2018 Innovative ways to build the resilience of Pacific island countries through sustainable financing flows were examined by the Pacific Islands Forum Economic and Finance […]
18/07/2017

Nauru Consultations for Human Rights and Gender Peer Review Completed

Nauru – Last week was busy with meetings, focus group sessions, workshops and consultations as part of the first Human Rights and Gender peer review in […]
05/07/2016

PIFS Statement at Annual Ministerial Forum Fisheries Committee

Port Vila, Vanuatu 5 – 6 July 2016   Chair, Minister for Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries and Biosecurity, Republic of Vanuatu, Honourable Seremiah Matai Nawalu, Honourable Ministers, Director General of FFA, Mr James Movick, distinguished […]