Contacts

Ministries and Departments of Health from the 22 Pacific Island Countries 

and Territories, members of SPC 

 

© SPC

 

American Samoa | Cook Islands | Federated  States of Micronesia (FSM)

Fiji Islands | French Polynesia | Guam | Kiribati | Marshall Islands | Nauru

New Caledonia | Niue | Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) | Palau

Papua New Guinea (PNG) | Pitcairn Islands | Samoa | Solomon Islands

Tokelau | Tonga | TuvaluVanuatu | Wallis and Futuna |

 

Updated on 20 June 2005

 

 

American Samoa (Polynesia)

 

Contact: 

Mr Uto'ofili Maga
Director of Health
Department of Health
PO Box 7
Pago Pago 96799

American Samoa
Ph: +684 633.2243 (director)
Ph: +684 633.4606 (secretary)
Fax: +684 633.5379
E-mail:
[email protected]

Web page: http://www.asg-gov.com/departments/doh.asg.htm

 

Cook Islands (Polynesia)

 

Contact:

Mr Vaine Teokotai
Secretary of Health
Ministry of Health
P.O. Box 109
Avarua, Rarotonga
Ph.: (682) 29.664
Fax: (682) 23.109
E-mail: soh1@health.gov.ck

 

Federated States of Micronesia    

 (Micronesia)

 

Contact: 

Hon. Nena S. Nena
Secretary for Health
Department of Health Education & Social Affairs
P.O. Box PS 70
FSM National Government
Palikir, Pohnpei 96941
Ph.: (691) 320 2219 / 2643 
Fax: (691) 320-5263
E-mail: [email protected]

 

 

 

Fiji Islands (Melanesia)

 

Contact:

Dr Lepani Waqatakirewa
Chief Executive Officer - Health 

Ministry of Health
Box 2223
Government Building
Suva, FIJI
Ph.: (679) 330 6177
Ph.: (679) 330 6163

Email: lwaqatakirewa@health.gov.fj

Web site:

http://www.health.gov.fj/

 

French Polynesia (Polynesia)

 Polynésie française

 

Contact: 

Mme Murielle Berges
Directeur de Service Santé publique 
Direction Santé publique
B.P. 611
Papeete, Tahiti
Ph.: (689) 46.00.01 
Fax: (689) 43.00.74
E-mail: [email protected]

Guam (Micronesia)

 

Contact:

Mr Peter John Camacho
Director/Chief Public Health Officer
Department of Public Health
and Social Services
P.O. Box 2816
Hagatna 96932 GUAM
Ph.: 1 (671) 735 7298
Fax: 1 (671) 734 2066 

E-mail: [email protected]

 

Kiribati (Micronesia)

 

Contact: 

Dr Takeieta B. Kienene 

Permanent Secretary for Health and Medical Services

Ministry of Health and Medical Services

P.O. Box 268 

Bikenibeu, Tarawa

Tel: (686) 28 151

Fax: (686) 28 152

E-mail: mhfp@tskl.net.ki

 

Marshall Islands (Micronesia)

 

Contact:

Mrs Justina R. Langidrik
Secretary of Health
Ministry of Health
P.O. Box 16
Majuro 96960 - Marshall Islands
Ph.: (692) 625 5660
Fax: (692) 625 3432
E-mail: jusmohe@ntamar.net

 

Nauru (Micronesia)

 

Contact: 

Dr Godfrey Waidubu
Acting Director of Public Health
Department of Health 

Nauru General Hospital
Republic of Nauru 
Ph.: (674) 444 3133
Fax: (674) 444 3106

E-mail: [email protected]

New Caledonia (Melanesia)

 Nouvelle-Calédonie

 

Contact:

M. Jean-Alain Course
Directeur
Direction des Affaires Sanitaires et Sociales
B.P. N4
98851 Nouméa Cédex

Nouvelle-Calédonie
Ph.: (687) 24 37 00
Fax: (687) 24 37 02 or 05 11 33

E-mail: jean-alain.course@gouv.nc

Web site:

http://dass.gouv.nc/

 

 

Niue (Polynesia)

 

Contact: 

Dr Hare Paka
Director-General of Health
Ministry of Health 
P.O. Box 33
Alofi - Niue
Ph.: (683) 4100 
Fax: (683) 4265
E-mail: [email protected]

 

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) (Micronesia)

 

Contact:

Dr James W. Hofschneider 

Secretary of Health

Department of Public Health

Commonwealth Health Center
PO Box 500409 CK
Saipan MP 96950
Northern Mariana Islands

Ph.: (670) 236 8201

Fax: (670) 234 8930

Email: jhofschneider@chc.cnmi.mp

Web site:

http://www.medicine-saipan.com/

 

 

Palau (Micronesia)

 

Contact: 

Dr Stevenson Kuartei
Director of Public Health
Bureau of Public Health 
P.O. Box 100
Koror 96940, Palau
Ph.: (680) 488 1757
Fax: (680) 488 3115
E-mail: skuartei@palau-health.net

 

Papua New Guinea (PNG) (Melanesia)

 

Contact:

Dr Nicholas Mann
Secretary for Health
Office of the Health Minister
P.O. Box 807
Waigani - National Capital District

Papua New Guinea
Ph.: .(675) 301 3601or 301 3602
Fax: (675) 325 1466 or 301 3604
E-mail: [email protected] 

 

Pitcairn Islands (Polynesia)

 

Contact: 

Office of the Governor of Pitcairn, 

Henderson, Ducie and Oenop Islands
Private Bag 105 696
Auckland
New Zealand
Ph.: (64) 09 366-0186
Fax: (64) 09 366-0187
E-mail: [email protected]

 

Samoa (Polynesia)

 

Contact:

Director General of Health
Ministry of Health
Private Mail Bag
Apia - Samoa
Ph.: (685) 25 210 / 21212
Fax: (685) 21440 / 26 550
E-mail: [email protected]gov.ws

Solomon Islands (Melanesia)

 

Contact: 

Dr George Malefoasi
Under Secretary, Health Care 
Ministry of Health & Medical Services
P.O. Box 349
Honiara

Solomon Islands
Ph.: (677) 20 830
Fax: (677) 20 085
E-mail: malefoasi@solomon.com.sb

 

Tokelau (Polynesia)

 

Contact:

Dr. Tekie Timu Iosefa
Director of Health 

Tokelau Health Department

Nukunonu - Tokelau

c/o Tokelau-Apia Liaison Office

Apia - Samoa
Ph.: (690) 4132
Fax: (690) 4108

E-mail: [email protected]

 

Tonga (Polynesia)

 

Contact: 

Dr Litili 'Ofanoa 

Director of Health 

Ministry of Health 

Vaiola Hospital 

P.O. Box 59 

Nuku'alofa - Tonga

Tel: (676) 23 200 

Fax: (676) 24 291 

E-mail: [email protected]

 

Tuvalu (Polynesia)

 

Contact:

Dr Tekaai Nelesone

Director of Health

Principal Margaret Hospital
P.O. Box 41
Funafuti
Tuvalu
Ph.: (688) 20 435
Fax: (688) 20 750

E-mail: tnelesone@hotmail.com

 

Vanuatu (Melanesia)

 

Contact: 

Ms Myriam Abel
Director General of Health
Ministry of Health
Private Mail Bag 0042
Port-Vila - Vanuatu
Ph.: (678) 22 512
Fax: (678) 26 204
E-mail: mbel@vanuatu.gov.vu

Wallis and Futuna (Polynesia)

 Wallis et Futuna

 

Contact:

Monsieur Pierre Georges

Directeur

Agence de Santé du Territoire des
Iles Wallis et Futuna
B.P. 4G Mata'Utu

98 600 Uvéa, Wallis

Ph.: (681) 72 07 00

Fax: (681) 72 23 99

E-mail: [email protected]

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