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  • 01 August 2014 NZ says summit key for Pacific Plan review
    New Zealand's Foreign Affairs Minister says this year's Pacific leaders' summit is of particular significance as it will include high-level discussions over the future of the Pacific Pl...Read the rest
  • 01 August 2014 Pacific leaders urged by NZ to lift Fiji Forum suspension after election
    Pacific leaders meeting in Palau have agreed to automatically lift Fiji's suspension from the Pacific Islands Forum if the country's elections in September are deemed to be free and fair. ...Read the rest
  • 01 August 2014 Papua New Guinea gives 122 million USD aid to Pacific Island nations
    Papua New Guinea gives 122 million USD aid to Pacific Island nations SYDNEY, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Papua New Guinea will give 300 million kina (122.6 million U.S. dollars) as development assistan...Read the rest
  • 01 August 2014 Pacific Island leaders name PNG's Meg Taylor as next Forum chief
    Pacific leaders have for the first time chosen a woman to head the region's premier representative group. Papua New Guinea's Dame Meg Taylor, a senior World Bank official, will become t...Read the rest
  • 01 August 2014 Pacific leaders say climate will claim entire nations
    KOROR, Palau (AFP) - Pacific leaders warned Thursday that entire island nations will disappear under the waves unless action is taken to address climate change. The Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) ...Read the rest
  • 01 August 2014 First female Secretary General of the Forum Dame Meg Taylor
    Koror, Palau-August 1 (SPC/RTVT): The Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) congratulates Dame Meg Taylor on her election as the next Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat...Read the rest
  • 29 July 2014 Fiji’s PIFS suspension traumatic SG
    Fiji Broadcasting Corporation: Tuesday, 29 July 2014 The Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, Tuiloma Neroni Slade says the suspension of Fiji from the 16 member gr...Read the rest
  • 29 July 2014 Climate Change Issue At Pacific Forum
    TVNZ: Tuesday, 29 July 2014 Barbara Dreaver reports from Palau with details of what Pacific leaders will be discussing. Watch/Listen to story: TVNZ ...Read the rest
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