07/11/2016

Council of Regional Organisations in the Pacific Ready to Assist Member Governments Implement the Paris Agreement

The rapid ratification of the Paris Agreement was welcomed by all Pacific nations one month ago and now as it enters into force, the Council of […]
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 […]
01/11/2016

Deputy Secretary General Andie Fong Toy ‘s opening remarks to Effective Financing & Partnerships for the SDGs in the Pacific Workshop.

Bula and good morning to you all. To our senior government officials, Non-State Actors, and Suva based missions, welcome to your Secretariat. To our resident development […]
12/10/2016

Pacific Islands Forum Chair calls for Sustained Commitment to Tackling Climate Change

The Chair of the Pacific Islands Forum, His Excellency Peter Christian, President of the Federated States of Micronesia, has praised the political will of those countries […]
11/10/2016

Deputy Secretary General, Cristelle Pratt’s presentation at USP public Seminar on Pacific Interests at COP22

Aus Aid Performance Space Laucala Campus, USP, Suva 11 October 2016   Theme: From Paris to Marrakech: Pacific interests in Marrakech and how will island states […]
07/10/2016

Swift ratification of the Paris Agreement is a Pivotal Moment for the Pacific and the Planet

The Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, Dame Meg Taylor, has welcomed the swift ratification of the Paris Agreement by country Parties, which now […]
02/09/2016

Pacific Leaders meet with President Obama, Urging the U.S. to Ratify the Paris Agreement

“The Pacific depends on the world’s ratification of the Paris Agreement to urgently tackle the challenges of climate change for our islands,” Prime Minister Peter O’Neill […]
09/08/2016

Secretary General Meg Taylor, DBE Opening Address at the Forum Officials Committee Pre-Forum Session

FORUM OFFICIALS COMMITTEE PRE-FORUM SESSION Suva, Fiji 9 – 10 August 2016   Distinguished Representatives of the Forum Officials Committee, Associate Members, Observers Valued Partners Welcome […]
18/07/2016

Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Papua New Guinea to the United Nations H.E. Max Hufanen Rai’s remarks on behalf of Pacific Islands Forum at the United –Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

New York, United States 18 July 2016   Mr. President, Excellencies, and Distinguished Delegates,   I have the honour to deliver this statement on behalf of the Pacific […]