19/05/2018

Progressing Pacific Priorities at the 8th Pacific Leaders Meeting in Japan

Iwaki, Fukusima, Japan (May 19, 2018) – Pacific Islands Forum Leaders will meet with the Prime Minister of Japan, the Honourable Shinzo Abe, for the Eighth […]
08/06/2017

Statement by Hon. Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi, Prime Minister of Samoa to ‘Pacific Leadership through innovative approaches to ocean economy’ event at UN Oceans Conference High-Level Pacific Regional Side event by PIFS/UNCTAD on Pacific Leadership through Innovative Approaches to the Ocean Economy

8 June 2017   Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen This week has been about a celebration of commitment and effort by many Governments, organizations and individuals in […]
05/06/2017

Remarks by Hon. Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi Prime Minister of the Independent State of Samoa at the High-Level Pacific Regional Side event by PIFS on Our Values and identity as stewards of the world’s largest oceanic continent, The Blue Pacific

U.N Headquarters New York 5 June 2017   Excellencies, Distinguished delegates Ladies and gentlemen.   Today’s side-event shines the spotlight on the Large Ocean Island States […]
05/04/2017

Secretary General Dame Meg Taylors remarks to the 2017 Forum Economic Ministers Meeting

Suva, Fiji 5 April 2017   Honourable Ministers Heads of Delegations & Your Excellencies Representatives of the agencies of the Council of Regional Organisations in the […]
05/04/2017

Hon. Epa Tuioti, Samoa’s Minister of Finance’s remarks to the 2017 Forum Economic Ministers Meeting

Suva, Fiji 5 April 2017   Honourable Ministers Heads of Delegations Representatives of the agencies of the Council of Regional Organisations in the Pacific Development Partners […]
16/03/2017

Pacific Ocean Commissioner Dame Meg Taylor: Our ocean demands transformative action

Suva, Fiji– The Pacific Ocean Commissioner, Dame Meg Taylor, has called for transformative change in the way the Pacific Ocean is managed to ensure a sustainable […]
09/11/2016

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 […]
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 […]
20/09/2016

Secretary General Dame Meg Taylor’s remarks to the UN Secretary General’s High Level Advisory Group (HLAG) on Every Woman Every Child (EWEC)

New York 20 September 2016   Honourable Co-Chairs and colleagues.  First I would like to thank the Secretariat for developing a terms of reference which adequately captures […]