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  • 07 December 2016 Creative Energy Flows to Seafood Sector in South Pacific
    “If you had the opportunity to generate income for a whole island, what would you do?” That’s how Lili Kawaguchi opened her pitch during the closing session of Fish 2....Read the rest
  • 23 November 2016 APEC economies urged to prioritise Pacific region
    Lima, Peru Climate Change, Oceans and Connectivity are three key issues in the Pacific region that need attention, was the message delivered in a Pacific Island Forum (PIF) speech to worldwide ...Read the rest
  • 02 November 2016 World politics bring complexity to Pacific islands diplomacy: Forum secretary general
    With the increasing presence of China, the uptick in sympathy for the West Papua issue and the addition of the two French territories, life is becoming increasingly challenging within the Pacific I...Read the rest
  • 02 November 2016 Australia Supports Western Province Tourism
    The commercial nous of Western Province tourism businesses has received a boost thanks to a small business mentoring program recently held in Munda. The month-long program was implemented by...Read the rest
  • 19 August 2016 Foreign Ministers discuss human rights in West Papua
    The Fiji Times: Friday, 19 August 2016 Foreign Ministers from the Pacific Islands have reiterated the importance of upholding human rights across the region and also the need for continue...Read the rest
  • 17 August 2016 Pacific's Foreign Ministers agree to work together
    The Fiji Times: Wednesday, 17 August 2016 Foreign Ministers from the Pacific Islands have agreed on the need to unite and work together. According to the Pacific Island Forum Secretar...Read the rest
  • 16 August 2016 The power of cooperation
    The Fiji Times: Tuesday, 16 August 2016 The Pacific Islands Forum Foreign Ministers who met in Suva last week say the successful efforts in Paris at the United Nations Framework Conventio...Read the rest
  • 16 August 2016 Cervical cancer highlighted
    The Fiji Times: Tuesday, 16th August 2016 Pacific Island Forum Foreign Ministers have agreed on the importance of leaders giving the issue of cervical cancer high level visibility, at the...Read the rest
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