The Government of Australia is providing an AU$3.3 million grant as additional financing to help fund the preparation of the proposed Nauru Sustainable and Climate Resilient Connectivity Project, which is currently supported by a $900,000 technical assistance from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
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Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP and the Centre for Small States, Queen Mary University of London, are delighted to invite you to a discussion focusing on the importance of effective International Dispute Resolution for Pacific Island countries to foster and enhance trade and commerce.
Making a strong impression on key US-based travel media and creating further strong inroads into this key visitor source market, the Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau led by CEO, Josefa ‘Jo’ Tuamoto has hosted its first-ever media event in San Francisco.
The Radisson Blu Resort Fiji is recognized on the global platform boasting two Carlson Asia Pacific Responsible Business Awards in three years. The award presented in 2014 and 2016 is a recognition of the Resorts Responsible Business efforts and the ongoing community work done through its ‘Adopt-A-School’ Programme. Responsible Business is a fundamental facet of the Radisson Blu Resort and aside from assisting the local school community with school materials, library set up, donation of tanks and infrastructure, the Resort is also actively involved with the vocational and special needs schools.
ice President Teva Rohfritsch visited Brussels on a working meeting with the head of the unit with the Head of Overseas Countries and Territories (OCT) Unit, Denis Salord, gave an update on Polynesian issues as well as technical assistance and support that can be provided by the European Commission. Teva Rohfritsch then signed the programming document of the 11 th EDF, on behalf of the President of French Polynesia, with the European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica.
Tourism Minister Nicole Bouteau met with Christopher Cocker, Chief Executive of the South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO), who is visiting Polynesia as part of a seminar organized by the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council on November 20 and 21 at Papeete.