Tonga and Pacific Community seal sustainable development pact

9 September 2015, Port Moresby

TongaThe Prime Minister of Tonga, the Hon ‘Akilisi Pohiva, and the Director-General of the Pacific Community, Dr Colin Tukuitonga, have today sealed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen mutual cooperation.

Needs of outer islands top climate change lessons learned at Pacific meeting

9 September 2015, Colonia

lessons-learnThe special needs of outer island communities must be considered in the planning and design of climate change adaptation projects.

Pacific Community calls for more attention on literacy and learning

8 September 2015, Suva

hope-schoolImproving literacy rates in the Pacific Islands should be widely accepted as a priority and shared responsibility if the development aspirations for the region are to be realised, according to the Director-General of the Pacific Community, Dr Colin Tukuitonga.

Papua New Guinea completes mapping of its maritime boundaries

8 September 2015, Port Moresby

maritime-boundariesThe Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, the Hon Peter O’Neill, and the President of Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), H.E. Peter M. Christian, have formalised an update to the Maritime Boundary Agreement between the two Pacific nations.



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