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Cyclone Pam Disaster Relief Appeal / SOS - Assistance Aux Sinistres Du Cyclone Pam !


25 Mar 2015 - Special Foreign Ministers Meeting 91 The MSG Secretariat expresses its profound sympathies to the Government and People of the Republic of Vanuatu following the devastating effects of Tropical Cyclone PAM and appreciates the colossal efforts currently being conducted by the Vanuatu Government, Development Partners, Private Entities, NGOs and Individuals towards the Cyclone Pam Disaster Relief & Rehabilitation Programme. We stand by the Government to support the widespread relief efforts, and are making an appeal to our MSG Members, Development Partners, Friends of Melanesia, Entities and Individuals to make a donation to this Cyclone Relief and Rehabilitation. To donate please use these official dedicated accounts :

Cyclone Pam Relief Dedicated Accounts

Le Secretariat du Groupe de Fer de Lance Mélanésien (GFLM) exprime ses sympathies au Gouvernement et au peuple de la République de Vanuatu suite aux effets dévastateurs du cyclone PAM et reconnait les efforts colossaux de premier secours animés par le gouvernement de Vanuatu, les partenaires internationaux, le secteur privé, les ONG et les individus. Nous nous associons avec le Gouvernement pour soutenir les actions d’urgence et activités de réhabilitation, et lançons un appel d’urgence aux Membres du GFLM, aux partenaires en développement, aux Amis de la Mélanésie, aux organismes et Individus de faire un don au profit des sinistrés du Cyclone Pam. Pour faire un don, prière d’utiliser les comptes dédiés suivants du Gouvernement et du Secretariat du GFLM :

Comptes dédiés aux Sinistrésdu Cyclone PAM

Current Events

MSG Private Sector Development Strategy consultations - MSG

29 Apr - 08 May - Port Moresby, Rabaul, Lae and Mt Hagen, PAPUA NEW GUINEA; 

08 - 19 May      - Honiara, Gizo, Munda, Noro and Auki, SOLOMON ISLANDS; 

20 - 31 May      - Suva, Nadi, Lautoka, Ba, Labasa, Savusavu, FIJI; and 

01 - 09 Jun      - Port Vila, Santo, Tanna and Malekula, VANUATU.
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Participation at the 3rd Oceania 21 Summit, Kanaky - New Caledonia

        28 - 30 April 2015 - Presentation by the MSG Secretariat on MSG Response following Cyclone PAM in Vanuatu

Hosting of the  "Tank Yu Blo Helpem Mifala Afta Cyclone Pam Program", Vanuatu

01 May 2015 - Tank Yu Program, Independence Park, Port Vila, Vanuatu
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 Sub-Committee On Security (SCS) Meeting And Symposium on Humanitarium and Emergency Response Co-Ordination Centre (HERCC), Solomon Islands

05 - 06 May 2015 - Symposium on Humanitarian & Emergency Response Coordinating Centre Symposium, Honiara, Solomon Islands

 07 - 08 May 2015 - 12th Sub-Committee on Security (SCS) Meeting, Honiara, Solomon Islands
... meeting papers

Participation at the Europe Day, Fiji

 08 - 09 May 2015 - Showcasing of various projects under the Europe - MSG Partnership

Rules Of Origin Workshop on MSGTA3

Series of meetings on the MSG Trade Agreement 3 (MSGTA3)


14 April 2015 - Rules of Origin Workshop on the new Trade Agreement (MSGTA3); 

15 April 2015 - Technical Working Group (TWG) negotiations meeting on the Trade in Goods (TIG) component of the draft MSGTA legal text (MSGTA3), in short referred to as the TWG- MSGTA3-TIG;

16 April 2015 - Technical Working Group (TWG) negotiations meeting on the Trade in Services (TIS) component of the draft MSGTA legal text (MSGTA3), in short referred to as the TWG-MSGTA3-TIS;

17 April 2015 - Trade and Economic Officials Meeting

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25 Mar 2015 - Special Foreign Ministers Meeting 54

26 March 2015

MSG Foreign Ministers pledge urgent and relief assistance for Vanuatu

The Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Foreign Ministers gathered at the MSG Secretariat in Port Vila to hear first-hand reports from the Government of the Republic of Vanuatu and its National Disaster Management Office (NDMO)...

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19 Mar 2015 - Cyclone Pam Disaster Relief 61

19 March 2015

MSG Secretariat assists Vanuatu following tropical cylcone PAM

The Melanesian Spearhead Group Secretariat delivered three truckloads of food and water to the National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) of the Government...

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APEC Meeting - MSG Travel Card 3

24 February 2015

Travel Card to facilitate movement of Professionals and Business People in the MSG Region

The commitment by Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Trade Ministers under the Port Moresby Declaration to strenghten economic integration

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 23 Jan 2015 - Foreign Ministers Meeting 2

23 January 2015 - Port Vila, VANUATU

MSG Foreign Ministers endorse MSG Secretariat 2015 Work Program and Budget and Launch Melanesian Solutions

The Chair of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Foreign Minister's Meeting (FMM), Madam Caroline Machoro-Reignier offically opened the FMM held at the MSG Secretariat in Port Vila, Vanuatu

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22 January 2015 - Port Vila, VANUATU

MSG Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) discuss 2015 MSG Secretariat Budget and Work Program

The Chair of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Senior Officials Meeting (SOM), Mr Michael Forrest, Permanent Secretary of the FLNKS External Unit officially opened the two-day Senior Officials Meeting from Wednesday 21st to 22nd January 2015 at the MSG Secretariat in Port Vila, Vanuatu.

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