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Pacific Agriculture and Forestry Ministers Endorse Strategy for International Year of Plant Health 2020
Pacific Ministers of Agriculture and Forestry and Heads of Delegations from 21 Pacific Island Countries and Territories (PICTs) officially endorsed a strategy for the International Year of Plant Health 2020 at the second Ministers of Agriculture and…
Keynote Remarks by Hon. Fiame Naomi Mataafa at meeting of Pacific Ministers of Agriculture and Forestry
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Remarks by SPC DDG, Dr A. Aumua at meeting of Pacific Ministers of Agriculture and Forestry
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Pacific forestry leaders to set regional targets for the Decade on Ecosystem Restoration
Forestry leaders from around the Pacific came together at the Pacific Week of Agriculture in Samoa, and agreed to set regional targets for the United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration.
Pacific Agriculture and Forestry leaders set priorities
The seventh regional meeting of Heads of Agriculture and Forestry Services (HoAFS) meeting opened on Tuesday 1 October in Apia, Samoa with an address from the Honourable Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries and Scientific Research Organisation of Samoa…
HOAFS Opening Remarks by SPC Deputy Director-General Dr Audrey Aumua
Check against delivery REGIONAL MEETING OF HEADS OF AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY SERVICES (HOAFS) Opening Remarks by Deputy Director General of the Pacific Community Dr Audrey Aumua __________________________________________________ WELCOME
Keynote Remarks by Honourable Lopaoó Natanielu Muá, Samoa Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries
Check against delivery Keynote Remarks by Honourable Lopaoó Natanielu Muá Samoa Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries 6th Regional Meeting of Heads of Agriculture & Forestry Services (HOAFS)
Coconuts for Livelihoods Project
A new initiative to strengthen the conservation and utilization of coconut diversity and to support the rejuvenation of coconut-based livelihoods in the Pacific Islands was launched by the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR…
Inaugural Fiji Chocolate Competition highlights resurgent cocoa sector
The Ministry of Agriculture in Fiji in partnership with the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) and the Pacific Community (SPC), announced the winners of the Inaugural Fiji Chocolate (Cocoa) Competition today at the Vanua…
Fiji, Samoa and Solomon Islands highlight increasing threat of pests and diseases for Pacific agriculture
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations and Pacific Community (SPC) met with national stakeholders from Samoa, Solomon Islands and Fiji this week to discuss the serious threat of pests and diseases for Pacific agriculture.