Opening Address by Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Mailelegaoi of Samoa to open the 48th Pacific Islands Forum 2017

Address by The Hon. Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi Prime Minister of the Independent State of Samoa & Chair of the 48th Pacific Islands Forum Leaders Meeting […]

Director Sione Tekiteki’s remarks to the RAMSI Symposium

Honiara, Solomon Islands 28 June 2017   Thank you very much.   To the Honourable Prime Minister of the Solomon Islands, Leaders from around the Pacific […]

Secretary General Dame Meg Taylor’s Opening Remarks to the 2017 Pacific Update

Japan-Pacific ICT Multipurpose Theatre University of the South Pacific Laucala Campus 20 June 2017   Forums such as the Pacific Update are important for this region. […]

Secretary General Meg Taylor’s Keynote Address to the PIANGO Pre Council Conference

16 November 2016   Good afternoon colleagues and friends. Before I commence I want to take this opportunity to thank PIANGO for inviting me to deliver […]

Deputy Secretary General Andie Fong’s remarks on the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Council of Europe Strasbourg, France 9 November 2016   Introduction The Pacific Islands Forum is a political grouping of eighteen member governments in the Pacific islands […]

Secretary General Dame Meg Taylor’s keynote address at Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) National Conference

Introduction For almost five decades, the independent countries of the Pacific have addressed common interests through a variety of regional, and increasingly sub-regional, approaches.  The motivation […]

Breakthrough Moment in Port Moresby

For the first time civil society from across the Pacific Islands united in one voice and delivered their key advice to Pacific Island Forum Leaders in […]

Secretary General Dame Meg Taylors Keynote Address at the PIANGO – CSO Partnership Dialogue Forum Working with Civil Society to Shape the Pacific We Want

Holiday Inn Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 1 September 2015   Bishop Veburi Dabada, United Church Bishop Mr. Robert Zutu, Acting PIANGO Board Chair Mr. Tony Tujan, IBON […]

Pacific Island Leaders to meet to advance Pacific Regionalism

Pacific Leaders are convening in Rarotonga on Monday to discuss their vision for advancing regionalism. On the agenda will be their strategy for strong political leadership […]