Samoa Tracer Youth Study launched

June 26 2017-  The Samoa National Youth Council officially launched its Samoa National Youth Council Tracer Youth Employment Survey Report June 2017 funded by the Pacific Leadership Program and supported by the International Labour Organization. 790 youths aged 35 years and younger from 7 villages in Upolu and 7 villages in Savaii were surveyed from which the following ...
Date: June 26, 2017
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Dr. Lalotoa Mulitalo new head at Samoa Law Reform

June 23 2017- A recipient of the 2017 Greg Urwin Awards has been appointed Executive Director of the Samoa Law Reform Commission. Telei’ai Dr. Lalotoa Mulitalo  completed her placement with the University of Queensland’s TC Beirne School of Law, and is focused on developing Pacific focused legislative drafting guidelines. Lalotoa was one of the recipients of the 2017 Greg ...
Date: June 22, 2017
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Protecting authentic Tongan handicraft artisans

June 8 2017- Nuku’alofa, Tonga- True Tonga Inc. (TTInc.) welcomed HRH Crown Princess Sinaitakala Tuku’aho as well as the Honourable Prime Minister and distinguished guests to an event to mark a meeting and display of authentic Tongan handicrafts and art at the Tanoa International Dateline Hotel on Thursday 8 June. “Handicrafts may not be glitzy but ...
Date: June 13, 2017
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Leaders discuss important issues at Green Growth Retreat

  May 26 2017-Coalition members and leaders of the Green Growth Leaders Coalition have been discussing important issues that affect the region in the past two days here in Tonga. Challenged by Tonga’s Deputy Prime Minister Hon Siaosi Sovaleni to think outside the box and find common solutions, the Coalition members have discussed issues that ...
Date: May 26, 2017
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Guttenbeil-Likiliki & Toa named on Commonwealth Observer Group

May 26 2017- Congratulations to Ofa Guttenbeil-Likiliki Director, Women and Children Crisis Centre in Tonga and Wilson Toa, former Chief Executive Officer and current Consultant for Transparency International Vanuatu (TIV) on being named members of the Commonwealth Observer Group for the Papua New Guinea national elections taking place in June-July 2017. Ofa and Wilson recently completed ...
Date: May 26, 2017
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