Monthly Archives: September 2015

Mr. President, Heads of Delegations, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen. Last Friday ushered in a new era in our search for an innovative plan of action for people and the planet. The significant milestone event was the adoption by the United Nations of the new set of Sustainable Development Goals as part of the 2030 global agenda.

Remarks by Hon. Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi Prime Minister of the Independent State of Samoa at the Ceremony of the Formal Establishment of SIDSDOCK: Small Island Developing States Island Energy for Island Life 30 September 2015, Room 4, UN Headquarters Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. _____________________________________________   Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, Samoa is grateful […]

(PR) The Honourable Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi, was presented with a cheque of $501,862.66  by Director of the Board of Directors of the Unit Trust of Samoa (Management) Limited, Tuliaupupu Pala Lima. The cheque represents a dividend to Government from the Unit Trust of Samoa (Management) Ltd for its financial […]

Samoa embraces the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) unanimously adopted by 193 Member States of the United Nations yesterday. The adoption of this global agenda to end poverty by 2030 was agreed upon at the start of a three-day summit at the UN headquarters in New York, attended by Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi. Acting Prime […]

(Savali News) The Pacific Islands Forum’s position on climate change that will be presented to the United Nations General Assembly in New York this month, according to the Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi, serves as a reminder of the special vulnerabilities of the Pacific region. The UN meeting will be held on September 25-27 in New York […]

“Put simply – without a well-managed and healthy environment we will not achieve sustainable development in Samoa or any other Pacific island country.”

Prime Minister Tuilaepa said this is a clear reflection of the importance placed by the Government of Samoa on the environment and on the importance of SPREP for our region.

Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi was awarded the Grand Companion of the Order of Logohu (GCL) conferred with the title of ‘Chief’ in Papua New Guinea yesterday. The Orders of Papua New Guinea under its Constitution comprises of three Orders with the Order of Logohu as the Principal and Highest Order Grand Companion (GCL). The […]

The Government and people of Samoa were congratulated during the official opening of the Pacific Islands Forum Leaders meeting last night. Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi is leading Samoa’s delegation at the meeting, currently being held in Port Moresby. Samoa was praised for the successful hosting of the 3rd UN-Small Islands States meeting in Apia last […]