News

Applications now open to attend SIAL Paris 2016

Pacific Islands Trade & Invest has opened applications for 6 Pacific Island exporters to attend the world’s no. 1 exhibition for the retail trade, food service and catering markets, SIAL Paris 2016. 

Boost for women in Pacific maritime sector

Nuku’alofa, Tonga – The Pacific Women in Maritime Association (PacWiMA) has been revived and will advocate for the empowerment and integration of Pacific women in the maritime sector.

Pasifika Film Fest 2016 Calling for Entries

Pasifika Film Festival is calling for entries to the 2016 Festival to be held in Sydney, Australia in November 2016.

Applications open for attendance at the PT&I Beauty Expo stand, Sydney, 20 & 21 August 2016

Pacific Islands Trade & Invest (PT&I) is inviting applications from Pacific Island businesses to attend Australia’s best beauty expo event – the Beauty Expo Australia 2016.

BCFW Offers Second Roll Out for Flagship Leadership Course

With its role to promote women in leadership roles in the PNG business sector, the Business Coalition for Women (BCFW) in collaboration with WINGS Education PNG is proud to announce the second offering of the successful Certificate IV in Leadership and Management Course.

Pacific Islands Trade & Invest launches new online portal

Pacific Islands Trade & Invest (PT&I) have launched their new website and online Trade and Investment Portal for the region as part of their continuing efforts to improve trade and investment in the Pacific Islands.

'Safe Families' initiative launched in Solomon Islands

Pacific Women, in partnership with development partners Oxfam Australia, IOD PARC and the Pacific Leadership Program, launched the Let’s Make our Families Safe initiative in Malaita and Temotu Provinces in Solomon Islands.

New program to boost PNG agricultural exports

Australia has announced it will expand the Pacific Horticultural and Agricultural Market Access (PHAMA) Program to PNG, providing practical assistance to the public and private sectors to increase the export of horticultural and agricultural produce to regional and international markets.

Fiji Women’s Fund launched

3 November 2015, Makoi, FIJI: The Australian Government has pledged more than AU$10 million over the next seven years to help support the work of women’s organisations in Fiji.

Violence Against Women & Girls Resource Guide

A new initiative by the World Bank, Global Women’s Institute and Inter-American Development Bank provides guidance on implementing Violence Against Women initiatives.