- 17 May 2012
The narrative of the Pacific islands should be defined by opportunity, not adversity. Our Pacific nations must be seen as stewards in search of support - curators of our largest natural global assets - the oceans on which human life itself depends.
- 4 May 2012
Climate change is the greatest global challenge of the twenty first century. It is also one of our biggest opportunities. Our global efforts to mitigate and adapt to climate change can and must complement our efforts to make development more inclusive and sustainable.
- 15 Mar 2012
Opening the Ministerial Conference on Transport, the Executive Secretary today outlined important focal points for regional action over the next five years.
- 17 Feb 2012
Addressing an international conference on education in Tashkent, the top United Nations official in Asia-Pacific highlighted significant progress in Central Asian education and the critical role that quality education can play in preparing the sub-region to take advantage of emerging opportunities and to ensure a future based on sustainable development.
- 24 Oct 2011