Stat of the week: Value of goods imported into Samoa from New Zealand in 2020
Samoa imported approximately WST 242,860,000 (USD 91,121,000) worth of goods from New Zealand in 2020. This represents roughly 32% of imports.
Stat of the week: The average level of consumer prices in Samoa fell by 1.6%
During 2020 the Consumer Price Index – the average level of consumer prices in Samoa fell by 1.6%; the average price level also fell in seven other Pacific countries over the same period. Explore more data.
Child rights in the Pacific: UN body concludes historic session in Samoa
In an historic extraordinary outreach session, the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child met government officials, UN agencies, civil society and children to discuss the situation of children’s rights in the Pacific. “For many years, we spoke and…
Remarks by SPC DDG, Dr A. Aumua at 84th Extraordinary Session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child
Check against delivery STATEMENT BY DR. AUMUA DELIVERED AT OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 84th EXTRAORDINARY SESSION OF THE COMMITTEE ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD APIA, SAMOA 2 MARCH 2020
Contextual data of PILNA 2018 throws new light on Pacific education
The contextual data of the Pacific Islands Literacy and Numeracy Assessment (PILNA) 2018 was cause for excitement for education representatives at a workshop on PILNA 2018 data earlier this month.
PILNA 2018 Data Workshop Opening Remarks by EQAP Director Dr Michelle Belisle
Opening remarks by Educational Quality & Assessment Programme (EQAP) Director Dr Michelle Belisle Good morning and a warm welcome to all of you as we begin our very first Pacific Islands Literacy and Numeracy Assessment, or PILNA, data workshop.…