Leadership Consultations: Making Leadership Accessible and Accountable

The people of the Electoral Constituency 9 – Tatakamotonga District in a consultation held at Fua’amotu, a village on the island of Tongatapu in Tonga, met to put forward their views on the values and practices of good leadership. For the past year, communities throughout Tonga have been consulting to contribute to a National Leadership ...
Date: July 9, 2014
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Mentoring program to train 500 young people to help get a job

500 young Solomon Islanders embarked on a job training and mentoring program in July, that aims to support them towards finding fulltime paid employment. The ‘Youth at Work’ Program provides training in applying for jobs, job interview techniques as well as ethics and codes of conduct. It then offers young people the chance to gain ...
Date: July 9, 2014
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PLP & PIFS Run Workshop on Policy Brief Writing for Senior Staff

The first activity under the Pacific Leadership Program (PLP)/Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS) Leadership Facility happened on Monday 18 June at the Forum Secretariat in Suva. The one-and-a-half-day training was a workshop on policy brief writing for Management, Advisors and Policy Officers. The activity was supported by PLP and was aimed at equipping senior PIFS leaders with the negotiation ...
Date: July 9, 2014
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Legislative Lobbying: Building Skills in Governance and Leadership

A three-day training workshop on ‘Legislative Lobbying: Building Skills in Governance and Leadership’ was facilitated in Tonga by the Regional Rights Resource Team (RRRT/SPC) and the Fiji Women’s Rights Movement (FWRM). Supported by PLP, the workshop followed the launching of the findings of the National Study on Domestic Violence Against Women in Tonga on March 12th by Ma’a Fafine mo a Famili Inc. The ...
Date: July 9, 2014
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Call For Applications for 2013 Greg Urwin Awards

The Greg Urwin Awards were established in 2008 to honour the memory and legacy of the former Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat. The Awards are funded by the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) and co-administered by the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat and the AusAID Pacific Leadership Program. The Awards provide support of up to AU$25,000 for scholars ...
Date: July 9, 2014
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