July 2017

PACIFIC RECIPIENTS OF QUEEN’S YOUNG LEADERS AWARD ACKNOWLEDGED

July 10, 2017, SUVA:  The Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) has expressed its acknowledgment to Pacific recipients of the 2017 Queen’s Young Leaders Award through formal congratulatory letters to the winners from Papua New Guinea, Tonga and Solomon Islands. The Queen’s Young Leader Award recognises and celebrates exceptional people aged 18-29 from across the Commonwealth, …

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CONSULTATION WITH CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS

Suva, Friday 14 July, 2017: A two-day consultation workshop initiated by the Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) with a number of regional civil society organisations at the Fiji Commerce & Employers Federation conference room in Suva has ended successfully. The workshop, which is a precursor to a national consultations workshop, scheduled for Fiji later this …

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CHINA HOSTS BELT AND ROAD FORUM FOR INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION HIGH-LEVEL DIALOGUE

MONDAY 5, May: Beijing is hosting a high-level international cooperation forum, dubbed “One Belt, One Road,” which brings together dozens of heads of state and government, along with financial organizations and hundreds of business representatives and entrepreneurs from the 14 to 15 May, 2017.   At the opening ceremony of the two day Belt and …

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UNIFIJI & PIDF EXPLORE INNOVATIVE LINK BETWEEN SCIENCE & POLICIES

May 22, 2017: Recognising the mutual benefit to be achieved through a cooperative program promoting scholarly activities, national, regional and international understanding, the University of Fiji (UniFiji) and the Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) entered into an academic cooperation agreement by signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Saweni Campus. “We are a …

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2017 PACIFIC YEAR FOR THE OCEANS #MYOCEANMATTERS PHOTO CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED

June 22, 2017, Suva: With a total of a 174 stunning photographs submitted from across most Pacific Island countries over three months (March-May 2017), it was indeed a difficult task to select winners for the 2017 Pacific Year for the Oceans #myoceanmatters campaign. Winners were announced yesterday, after making a selection from the top 20 …

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