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Suva, 26 October, 2017: The talks at the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) this week at the 2nd meeting of the Intersessional Working Group on Reduction of Emissions from Ships do not seem to be going well for the maritime transport sector to do its fair share in cutting Greenhouse Gas emissions under the targets of […]
SUVA, 17 October, 2017 – A global alliance on coal phase-out to be championed by Canada and the United Kingdom at COP23 in Bonn sets the roadmap for other developed nations to unite and implement the transition from unabated coal fired electricity and support the Pacific call to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees.
SUVA, 25 September, 2017: The Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) stands in solidarity with the people of the Caribbean and offers its deepest condolences to families that have lost loved ones and to all that have been affected by the recent fury of Hurricanes Irma and Maria that ravaged the Caribbean islands and also to the […]
SUVA 15 September, 2017: The Pacific has been vociferous in demanding from Australia, a close neighbour and supposedly a friend, a phase out of its coal mining industry in the global effort to limit temperature rise to 1.5 degrees C, the target to be met through the Paris Agreement that Australia is a party […]
SUVA 14 September, 2017: “It is not that businesses don’t want to engage in green growth by developing green business models or practices, they just have difficulties to figure out how and where to go to begin the process and to also make sure it doesn’t have an impact on their profit margins”. The comment […]
MONDAY, 21 August, SUVA: A two day high level conference which will provide a knowledge platform on the blue economy for the Pacific Islands and explore lessons learned, innovations and emerging industries based on ocean resources will be held at the Grand Pacific Hotel, Suva from the 23-24 August, 2017. The Conference, with a theme […]
SUVA, Wednesday 12 July, 2017: A courtesy call was made by a high level delegation led by H.E Ambassador Tha Aung Nyun and First Secretary Aye Thanda Shwe from the Embassy of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar to the PIDF Secretariat. The courtesy visit by the Myanmar delegation was to enhance their knowledge […]
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.
Ms Johnetta Lili, one of the two award winners from PNG, at the Fiji High Commission in PNG with her congratulatory letter from PIDF. 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 […]
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June 27, 2017, Suva: “As a Pacific Leaders organisation tasked with bringing transformational change through mainstreaming the blue-green economic model, PIDF seeks to forge partnerships with like-minded institutions. We look forward to establishing some model projects in our island countries to demonstrate that blue-green economy is not just pie in the sky but it is […]