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Kiribati MPs induction was timely, comprehensive and productive – Speaker Hon. Reete

Members of the Maneaba ni Maungatabu (Kiribati House of Assembly) underwent a three-day induction programme, designed to equip new and returning members with key skills related to the work and role of…  


Induction for the newly elected and returning members of the Kiribati Parliament

I would like to start by congratulating all 45 Members on your successful election, and wish you a productive term in Parliament. We note that 17 of you are first time members and hope that induction…  


Innovative hotspot approach aims to bring TB under control in Kiribati

Kiribati, a small island nation in the Western Pacific Ocean, has the unenviable recognition of having the highest incidence of Tuberculosis (TB) among its neighbouring Pacific island countries, with…  


Kiribati Audit Office undergoes first performance assessment

In a first of its kind for Kiribati, a review team from the Pacific Supreme Audit Institution have assessed the relative importance and performance dimension of the Kiribati Audit Office.  


Kiribati National Capacity Building

Through a learning-by-doing process, this project harmonizes existing environmental information systems, and integrate internationally accepted measurement standards and methodologies, as well as…  


Enhancing 'whole-of-islands' approach to strengthen community resilience to climate and disaster risks in Kiribati

The project will enable the Government of Kiribati to strengthen resilience to climate change and disaster risk at national, island and community levels, utilizing the national 'whole-of-island' and…  


Creating Connections: South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Asia and the Pacific

The twelve stories in this publication showcase the depth and breadth of South-South and Triangular Cooperation across Asia and the Pacific. They illustrate how two or more developing countries, from…  


Partnership on Anti-Corruption Course Launched

A new partnership between the University of the South Pacific and the United Nations in the Pacific, underscores the important role education plays in the fight against corruption and in the promotion…  


Multi-Country Western Pacific Integrated HIV/TB Programme: Annual Results Report 2018

HIV prevalence in the 11 Western Pacific countries continues to be low, with overall prevalence estimated at 0.1 percent.1 The cumulative number of persons ever diagnosed with HIV up until November…  


Pacific Regional Women in Politics Project

Women's political empowerement and equal access to leadership positions at all levels are fundamental to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and a fairer world.  

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