Politics

The official unveiling of the U.S flag outside the U.S Embassy in Honiara.

U.S Officially Opens Embassy in Honiara, Solomon Islands

The United States of America has officially opened its embassy in the Solomon Islands.
 A core part of this funding (SBD54 million) has been allocated for the refurbishment of seven (7) schools and institution’s dormitories and classrooms in Honiara which will serve as athlete accommodation during the Pacific Games.

Australia Funding Helps Prepare Games Village and Athletes Accommodation

The Sol2023 DFAT support Steering Committee has met for their second consecutive monthly meeting this week, since signing the Australian Government Direct funding arrangement for the 2023 Pacific Games Support Program on November 2022.
Participants and stakeholders of the two day workshop at the Heritage Park Hotel.

Advancing Openness, Inclusiveness and Transparency of Political Parties

The Office of the Registrar of Political Parties, in partnership with the UN Development Programme (UNDP) hosted a two-day workshop for political parties’ officials and other relevant stakeholders to advance their roles in transparency, inclusiveness and accountability of political parties.
The Prime Minister with the outgoing High Commissioner of Australia Dr. Lachlan Strahan.

Prime Minister Acknowledges Australia's Assistance to the Country

Prime Minister Hon. Manasseh Sogavare used the occasion to commemorate Australia’s National Day to highlight and acknowledge a number of key developments in which Australia assisted the country with.
The Games stadium in East Honiara taking shape.

Government Focuses on the Games and Elections

Democratic Coalition Government for Advancement’s (DCGA) key policy priorities for 2023 is hosting the 17th Pacific Games 2023 and the preparation of the National General Election.