2 Aug 2010

Fiji, regional security and climate change on agenda for Forum in Vanuatu

5:51 am on 2 August 2010

The Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat says Fiji, threats to regional security and climate change will be discussed the 41st Leader's Summit in Vanuatu this week.

Fiji will be discussed in terms of the Biketawa declaration, the Forum's mechanism for dealing with regional crisis.

The meeting will also consider progress on the Pacific Plan; the

overarching blueprint for greater regional integration in key areas

such as governance, security and economic growth.