07/06/2017

The Blue Pacific: Pacific countries demonstrate innovation in sustainably developing, managing, and conserving their part of the Pacific Ocean

The Blue Pacific is the world’s largest oceanic continent, made up of a grouping of Pacific island countries and territories engaged in innovative and unique initiatives […]
06/06/2017

Deputy Secretary General Cristelle Pratt Remarks to the United Nations Ocean Conference Healers of the ocean: Asia-Pacific Women Leading Ocean Action on SDG 14

6 June 2017   Excellencies Members of the Diplomatic corps Representatives of regional and international organisations Distinguished guests Ladies and gentleman Good afternoon. It is an […]
04/11/2016

Integrated ocean management unites the Pacific

A Pacific region that is united makes for a strong global voice. How should that voice speak for our ocean? Delegates from across Oceania gathered 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 […]
04/12/2015

As COP21 marks Oceans Day, Pacific Ocean Commissioner says world Leaders must limit warming to less than 1.5 degrees

As Oceans Day is marked by the UNFCCC COP21 in Paris on 4th December, the Pacific Ocean Commissioner says world leaders must set ambitious targets and […]
03/12/2015

From Earth to Paris: Social media used to deliver powerful Pacific message on oceans

The Pacific Ocean Commissioner has released a short video calling on the world leaders gathered in Paris to protect the Pacific region and the ocean on […]
25/05/2015

Pacific Ocean Commissioner, Secretary General Meg Tayor’s Welcome Address at the Pacific Ocean Alliance Meeting

Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat 25 May 2015   Salutations Excellencies Members of the Diplomatic corps Representatives of regional and international organisations Distinguished guests Ladies and gentleman Good […]