Deputy P.M. attends C.O.P. meeting in Fiji

17 October 2017

Deputy Prime Minister, Fiame Naomi Mata’afa, is in Fiji this week.

She is leading Samoa’s Delegation at the 2017 Ministerial Dialogue, Pre-C.O.P. in Nadi.


She is accompanied by Oceans and Climate Change Manager C.I. Pacific, Lagipoiva Cherelle Jackson, A.C.E.O. International Relations, Francella Strickland, and Samoa’s lead climate negotiator and A.C.E.O, Anne Rasmussen. 

The pre-C.O.P 2017 is designed primarily as a series of closed sessions for political leaders and key advisers. 

The objective of the pre-C.O.P. is to allow the leaders of member parties to frankly exchange views of key political deliverables, rather than technical details, for the upcoming Conference of the Parties – C.O.P.23 in Bonn, Germany.

The two-day conference started yesterday. 

The C.O.P.23 Presidency the Fiji Government’s held a “Partnership Day” for invited guests this is in advance of the Pre-C.O.P.

17 October 2017

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