Politics Archive April 2017

Speaker of the National Parliament Honourable Ajilon Casper Nasiu,  Solomon Islands Prime Minister, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare and UNDP Solomon Islands Country Director, Azusa Kubota among Members of Parliament and delegates to the training.

MPs Receive In-depth Training on the SDGs and Risk Development

The National Parliament of Solomon Islands in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) with funding support from the Government of New Zealand is hosting a two-day Seminar for Members of the 10th Parliament on the topic: Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Risk Development.
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Solomon Islands London Mission Opens

The London-based Solomon Islands Mission to the United Kingdom opened its doors for diplomatic and consular services as of yesterday.
PIDF Deputy Director General, Mr Lomaloma presents a gift to the PIDF Chair, Prime Minister Sogavare at their meeting.

Solomon Islands To Host 5th PIDF Summit In August

As the current Chair of the Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF), Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare says Solomon Islands is looking forward to hosting the 5th Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) Summit in August this year.
The Prime Minister said the TSM policy for women has been an on-going issue that has been brought to the attention of the Government.

Government Supports TSM for Women in Parliament

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has moved a Motion in Parliament to consider the White Paper on the proposed new election system for Solomon Islands.
There are also plans for Indonesian police to be involved in the continued training of the RSIPF.

Solomon Islands Seeks Balance in Relations With Indonesia and West Papua

With the end of the RAMSI intervention and restoration of full sovereignty comes more difficult diplomatic balancing.