FBC: Pacific region asserts independence and calls for solidarity

Pacific Islands Forum Special Leaders Retreat earlier this year in Nadi, Fiji. [Source: Pacific Islands Forum]

Finance Minister Professor Biman Prasad asserts that the Pacific region has long been subject to decisions made on its behalf, but that era is now over.

Addressing attendees at the Pacific Update, Prasad emphasizes that the Blue Pacific’s North Star, the Blue Pacific’s 2050 Strategy, forms the foundation for the region’s purpose, direction, and engagement with the global system.

Highlighting the clear vision of the Coalition Government, Prasad emphasizes the significance of solidarity for the nation…

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