An effective Parliament leads to effective governance enabling better service for everyone.
The delivery of Civic Education to the communities of Fiji was given a major boost when stakeholders from Government, donors, civil society and non-government organizations met to agree on the way forward.
Government officials in Vanuatu were introduced to tools which will assist them in accelerating the pace of progress towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
Three countries in the Pacific have been recognized globally for outstanding community marine conservation work.
Journals documenting the proceedings of the Upper and Lower Houses of the Fiji Parliament between 2000 and 2006 were handed over by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to the Parliament Secretariat in a ceremony
A Capacity Enhancement and Talanoa Workshop was organized for Parliamentarians of the Legislative Assembly of Tonga on Wednesday 16 July.
A Pacific UN Team recently met with the Government of Vanuatu and development partners in an effort to gauge how effectively they could work together in accelerating the pace of progress towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has signed the Country Programme Action Plan (CPAP) with the Government of the Kingdom of Tonga.
An inception workshop on Capacity Building and Mainstreaming Sustainable Land Management in Fiji took place today at the Land Resource Planning and Development.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will commit to a five year development assistance to the people of Palau in the areas of Poverty Reduction and the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Good Governance and Human Rights and Environment and Sustainable Management.
Consultations are underway with community leaders in Fiji, in an effort to share information and raise awareness on civic education as well as discuss the best suited methods of reaching the diverse communities of Fiji.
More assistance in the areas of Environment, Governance and Poverty Reduction will be rendered to the Marshallese people with the recent signing of the Country Programme Action Plan (CPAP) 2008-2012.
While opening a four day workshop for the Public Accounts Committee in Tarawa, President of Kiribati, Anote Tong highlighted the need to promote greater accountability and transparency in the use of Public funds.
The Prime Minister, Honourable Ham Lini Vanuaroroa today launched the new UN Joint Presence of the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Vanuatu.
The United Nations in Solomon Islands today launched its Joint Presence - a collaboration among the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
Civil society members working in the area of gender, government representatives and development partners concluded a two day meeting in Suva today that discussed Pacific perspectives on gender inequality.
Pacific Island representatives today identified a set of key issues that they would like reflected in the next round of global discussions on aid effectiveness to be held in Accra in September.
A regional meeting started in Nadi today to examine the extent to which aid has improved development results for Pacific Island people and how these results can be further enhanced.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) announced today that it has doubled its resource allocation to 10 Pacific Island Countries for 2008-2010.
Rapid decline in areas of natural forests, unsustainable farming and logging are the main causes of land degradation in Fiji.