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APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting Joint Statement

Press Release – APEC

Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting Joint Statement 2019 1. We, the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministers Responsible for Trade, met in Via del Mar, Chile from 17-18 May 2019 to discuss key regional and global trade issues, and to … Read more »

Secretary-General’s on his visit to the Pacific

Press Release – United Nations

Over the past week, I have witnessed first-hand the impacts of climate change in the Pacific Island States. They contribute very little to the global climate emergency and yet, they are the ones that are being most affected. For some of them, climate … Read more »

Stop Tuvalu and ‘the world from sinking’: UN chief

Press Release – United Nations

Stop Tuvalu and the world from sinking UN chief tells island nation facing existential threat from rising seas Read more »

Towards a Fiji that respects and protects human rights

Press Release – NGO Coalition on Human Rights

NGO Coalition on Human Rights in commemoration of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia today. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NGO Coalition on Human Rights Towards a Fiji that respects and protects human rights NGOCHR: Protect … Read more »

District Court Judge appointed

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Auckland barrister Faumui Penelope (Lope) Ginnen has been appointed as a District Court Judge to be based in Manukau, Attorney-General David Parker announced today. Read more »

Scientists hoping to solve great eel mystery

Press Release – NIWA

NIWA freshwater scientists are pinning their hopes of solving an age-old mystery on 10 female longfin eels who are about to begin an epic journey to their spawning grounds somewhere in the Pacific Ocean. Read more »

Politicians, journalists condemn O’Neill social media move

Article – Pacific Media Watch

http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/png-politicians-journalists-condemn-o-neill-social-media-crackdown-plan-10352 Read more »

UNSG’s joint press encounter with Prime Minister of Fiji

Press Release – United Nations

Thank you, your Excellency Honourable Prime Minister, for your words and especially thank you very much for the extremely warm hospitality I have been enjoying in your wonderful country. Read more »

UN Secretary-General’s address to Fijian Parliament

Speech – United Nations

I was in parliament for 26 years of my life. Six and a half of them as Prime Minister. Read more »

Secretary-General’s remarks to the press at Pacific Forum

Press Release – United Nations

Secretary-General’s remarks to the press with Pacific Islands Forum Troika (President of Nauru, Baron Waqa, Prime Minister of Samoa, Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi, and Prime Minister of Tuvalu ,Enele Sosene Sopoaga) and Pacific Island Forum Secretary-General, … Read more »