The state visit by the Hon’ble Indian President Shri Pranab Mukherjee to Papua New Guinea (PNG) and New Zealand in April 2016, marked an important milestone in India’s extended ‘Act East’ policy. It flagged a new momentum that has emerged in India’s relations with the Pacific Island Countries (PICs) since the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi assumed office in May, 2014 and subsequently instituted the Forum for India Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC).Read more
Encourage region wide strategic policies to mitigate and to adapt to climate change.
Promote regional cooperation and exchange of expertise on the implementation of effective sustainable development policies in the region
Enhance the public-private action and nexus to build resilient communities.
Act as a platform to develop a COP 23 regional strategy.
Guide participating stakeholders in securing financial support and exchange of innovative technology.
The Grand Pacific Hotel, Suva has been an icon of the South Pacific for over a century. Totally rebuilt, the Hotel reopened in May, 2014 on the hundredth anniversary of its original opening and has already regained its place as the “grand old lady” of the Pacific – a wonderful blend of fascinating colonial architecture and history combined with magnificent Fijian hospitality and friendliness.