Climate change tops agenda at Forum Meeting

Vanuatu Daily Post – Climate change, labour mobility and West Papua were some of the issues that Vanuatu was part of in discussions during the Pacific Islands Forum meeting in Nauru. Foreign Affairs Minister, Ralph Regenvanu, who is part of…
Melanesian Spearhead Group failing – Ralph Regenvanu

RNZI: Vanuatu’s Foreign Minister says he’s lost faith in the Melanesian Spearhead Group because of a lack of consensus and political engagement. The group had become especially contentious after including Indonesia in 2015, which had clashed with United Liberation Movement…
7th HoM discuss way forward for Vanuatu’s Foreign Policy

The 7th Heads of Mission (HoM) meeting commencing on May 7 to May 9 was officially opened yesterday at the Iririki Island Resort. HoM is an annual event that brings all Ambassadors, High Commissioners and Consuls-General to discuss foreign and development…
Inggris akan buka pos diplomatik di tiga negara Pasifik

London, Jubi – Kerajaan Britania Raya akan membuka sejumlah pos diplomatik baru di Vanuatu, Samoa, dan Tonga. Pembukaan tiga pos baru di sepanjang Pasifik ini, termasuk dalam keputusan Inggris untuk membuka sembilan pos baru di negara-negara Persemakmuran, sebagai bagian dari perluasan…
Breaking the glass ceiling: Women in politics

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and External Trade is proud to have two women appointed to the positions of 1st Political Advisor and 2nd Political Advisor – Mrs. Anthea Arukole and Mrs. Jeanette Yiu-Hing Faerua respectively. These two women…
ULMWP Can Pass Muster: Foreign Minister

In a brief message yesterday, Vanuatu Foreign Minister Ralph Regenvanu responded to an Indonesian spokesman’s claims by Indonesia’s First Secretary for Political Affairs in Australia that West Papua’s ‘game is up’. Radio New Zealand reported earlier this week that Mr…
Vanuatu To Join INTERPOL

Vanuatu has applied to join the International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL). Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and External Trade, Ralph Regenvanu, revealed the application was made this week. “The principle reason is “probity checks” being carried out by the…

Members of the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) have conveyed congratulatory message to newly appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade, MP Ralph Regenvanu. In a letter addressed to Minister Regenvanu, Spokesperson for ULMWP, Jacob Rumbiak stated,…