US Climate Envoy John Kerry tells leaders that with all-of-society effort it’s possible to both beat the climate crisis and transition to sustainable economies HONOLULU (June 3, 2021) – The leaders of 11 nations and territories across the Pacific met yesterday for the final day of a two-day online gathering of the Pacific Islands Conference…
Pacific Islands Conference of Leaders Elects FSM President David Panuelo as Chair
Leaders also endorse Dr. Mary Therese Perez Hattori as interim director of the Conference’s Secretariat, the Pacific Islands Development Program HONOLULU (June 2, 2021) – The Pacific Islands Conference of Leaders (PICL), which has been holding a two-day virtual meeting, has unanimously selected Federated States of Micronesia President David W. Panuelo to serve as the body’s new chairperson.…
Pacific Islands Conference of Leaders Concludes First Day of Virtual Meeting
US Secretary of State Blinken tells leaders America is committed to work together on pandemic recovery, climate crisis HONOLULU (June 2, 2021) – The leaders of 11 nations and territories across the Pacific met virtually for four hours yesterday, the first day of a two-day online gathering of the Pacific Islands Conference of Leaders (PICL). The meeting aims to recommit a…
Pacific Islands Conference of Leaders to Meet Virtually June 1-2
Message from US Secretary of State will be streamed online HONOLULU (June 1, 2021) – The leaders of nations and territories across the Pacific are gathering virtually on June 1 and 2 (Hawai‘i time) for a meeting of the Pacific Islands Conference of Leaders (PICL). It is the 11th time the summit has convened since…
Spotlight on Palauan Artists
A virtual panel on Palauan artists with Sam Adelbai, Anthony Watson, and Margo Vitarelli.
Former Marshall Islands President Hilda Heine Joins EWC Board of Governors
Dr. Hilda Heine, former President of the Marshall Islands and current Member of Parliament, has been elected to the East-West Center's Board of Governors. She will serve as one of the board's five international members.
Word Baskets and Witness Bearing: A Talk Story with Julian Aguon and Kathy Jetñil-Kijiner
An intimate “talk story” about what motivates them in their work, and what they hope to pass on to younger generations.
Try Think: Hulihia Discussion Series
A safe space for deep, thoughtful discussion about our post-pandemic futures.
Development Research for Oceania Pipeline Program Open for Applications
The DROP Program aims to increase awareness and understanding of the development challenges of the Pacific through funded research.
Pacific Sessions at EWC International Graduate Student Conference
The Pacific sessions at the 20th EWC IGSC, February 11-13, 2021.