Speeches

2018

  1. Opening Remarks at the Official launch of the Fiji National Employment Policy

    03 September 2018

    by Mr. Donglin Li, Director, ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries at the opening address at the launching of Fiji's National Employment Policy, 31st August 2018

  2. Statement by ILO Regional Director Tomoko Nishimoto for the signing of the ILO-SREP partnership

    26 July 2018

    Statement delivered on the occasion of the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the ILO and the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP). The partnership was signed in the margin of the Climate Action Pacific Partnership (CAPP) Conference II – 2018 held in Suva, Fii from the 26th to 27th July 2018.

2017

  1. Opening Remarks by Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific at the Alliance 8.7 Consultation for the Pacific Islands

    02 October 2017

  2. Speech by ILO Director for Pacific Island Countries, Mr. Donglin Li at the Pacific Summit and Policy Dialogue on Youth Entrepreneurship

    05 April 2017

    Pacific Summit and Policy Dialogue on Youth Entrepreneurship, Suva, Fiji 5-7 April 2017

2016

  1. Kiribati Trade Union Congress (KTUC) Annual general meeting

    31 October 2016

    Speech by on behalf of Mr Satoshi Sasaki, OIC, ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries

  2. Engaging with Teachers Unions in the Pacific Triannual Conference of the Council of Pacific Education (COPE)

    01 September 2016

    Speech by Mr. Satoshi Sasaki, OIC, ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries

  3. Launch of Young Entrepreneurs Council (YEC)

    24 June 2016

    Speech by Mr. Satoshi Sasaki, OIC, ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries

  4. Honorable Minister for Labour and Human Resource Development, Kiribati, speech at the 105th International Labour Conference, Geneva, Switzerland

    10 June 2016

    Speech by Mr. Ruatek Tekaira, Honorable Minister for Labour and Human Resource Development , Kiribati

  5. National employment centre board technical committee on the formulation of the Fiji national employment policy

    25 May 2016

    Speech by Mr. Satoshi Sasaki, OIC, ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries

  6. Launching of the retired professionals component of employment services Vanuatu

    18 February 2016

    Speech by Mr. Satoshi Sasaki, OIC, ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries

2015

  1. Tackling Child Labour through Education – Phase II

    19 February 2015

    Speech by the Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries

2014

  1. Speech at the launching of the report on Decent Work and Social Justice in Pacific Small Island Developing States

    12 August 2014

    Speech by the Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries, Mr. David Lamotte

  2. Closing Speech at Sub regional technical workshop on work statistics (19th ICLS Resolution) and labour migration statistics for the Pacific Islands Countries

    01 August 2014

    Speech by the Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries, Mr. David Lamotte

  3. Speech at event of the Labour Law Reform Final Report Launch in Papua New Guinea

    09 July 2014

    Speech by the Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries

2012

  1. Statement from Mr David Lamotte, ILO Director-Office for Pacific Island Countries,on the occasion of the launch of the Pacific Growth and Employment Project

    27 November 2012

  2. Statement from Mr Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General,on the occasion of the launch of the Pacific Growth and Employment Project

    27 November 2012

  3. Creating strong, democratic and independent teacher unions in the Pacific

    22 August 2012

    Opening speech by the Director ILO Office for the South Pacific Island Countries at the Council of Pacific Education (COPE) regional workshop, 19th to 22nd August 2013, Nadi, Fiji.

  4. World Day Against Child Labour June 12, 2012 Human rights and social justice... let's end child labour Suva, Fiji

    21 June 2012

    Speech by the Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries

  5. Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between Government of the Republic of Kiribati and the Government of the Republic of Fiji on Technical Assistance in the Field of Labour Reform and Labour Inspection

    04 May 2012

    Speech by the Director ILO Office for the South Pacific Island Countries

2011

  1. Statement on Fiji, by ILO Director-General Juan Somavia

    13 September 2011