The Pacific Community (SPC) congratulates Casten Nemra on his election as the next President of Republic of the Marshall Islands.

“On behalf of SPC, I am delighted to send my congratulations to the newly elected President Nemra, and to the people of the Marshall Islands,” Pacific Community Director-General, Dr Colin Tukuitonga, said.

“We look forward to strengthening our partnership between SPC and Republic of the Marshall Islands, by continuing to provide scientific and technical assistance at the regional level to complement national efforts to achieve the country’s development goals and priorities.

“We send our best wishes for continued progress and prosperity in the years to come,” Dr Tukuitonga said.

Mr Nemra, a first-term senator and the youngest person to be elected as President, is a former Secretary of Finance, and also served as Chief Secretary of Republic of the Marshall Islands.

Media contact: Asinate Wainiqulo, SPC Media, asinatew@spc.int or +679 972 1602