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10 Sustainable Development solutions to meet the SDGs in Asia and the Pacific

June 7, 2017

This publication shows how change works. It is a collection of 10 transformative development stories for development practitioners. It explains how the featured projects have yielded lasting, far-reaching results, and accelerated early progress on multiple Sustainable Development Goals. The interventions profiled here demonstrate how much can happen when commitment is sustained, and when governments, private...

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May 19, 2017

Suva, Fiji – The Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme (PFIP) has today announced three 2017 Reuben James Summerlin Scholarships have been awarded to three Pacific women in recognition of their demonstrated passion and commitment to financial inclusion in the Pacific. The scholarships were open to PFIP’s partner financial institutions in the Pacific to send nominated staff to...

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Who Will Be There To Help, When You’re Not?

November 5, 2016

Seleima Veisamasama, wife of late veteran journalist Malakai Veisamasama, shares her experience of having a life insurance and its importance. Sitting in her living room with family portraits of her late husband behind her, Seleima Veisamasama is the epitome of a calm and confident woman despite the turmoil that she has experienced over the past...

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