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Fiji and Grenada Establish Diplomatic Relations

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
New York

The Governments of Fiji and Grenada formalized diplomatic relations at a ceremony at the Permanent Mission of Fiji to the United Nations in New York on 23 June 2015. Grenada’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Denis Antoine, and his Fijian counterpart, Ambassador Peter Thomson, signed a joint communiqué establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Ambassadors Antoine and Thomson after signing the communiqué at the formalization ceremony at the Permanent Mission of Fiji to the UN

Country Statement by the Prime Minister at Fiji-UNESCAP 71st Session

Thursday, May 28, 2015
Bangkok, Thailand

Your Excellency the Prime Minister of Thailand;

Your Excellency the President of Kiribati;

Your Excellency the President of the Marshall Islands;

Your Excellency the Prime Minister of Tuvalu;

Your Excellency the President of the Republic of Nauru;

Your Excellency the Prime Minister of Cook Islands;

Your Excellency the Deputy Prime Minister of Solomon Islands;

Your Excellency Mr Ly Tuch of Cambodia, Outgoing Chair of the 70th Commission;

The Executive Secretary of ESCAP;

Distinguished Delegates;

Ladies and Gentlemen.

Statement by Ambassador Peter Thomson at the Sustainable Development Goals Intergovernmental Negotiations on Follow-Up and Review

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
New York

Distinguished Co-Facilitators,

Allow me firstly to thank you for your steadfast leadership throughout this long process. Thank you also for the very useful discussion paper that was provided to guide our deliberations this week.

The Fiji delegation aligns itself with the statements delivered earlier by South Africa on behalf of G77 and China, by Maldives on behalf of AOSIS, and by Tonga on behalf of PSIDS.


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