7 May 2019

Pacific FEMM meeting this week in Fiji

11:43 am on 7 May 2019

Economic ministers from countries in the Pacific Islands Forum meet in Fiji this week to discuss financial management and development issues in the region.

Fletcher Tabuteau

Fletcher Tabuteau Photo: RNZ / Rebekah Parsons-King

New Zealand's under secretary of foreign affairs, Fletcher Tabuteau, says there'll be a focus on ways to build resilience to climate change and natural disasters.

Mr Tabuteau said ministers will also try to determine ways to sustainable finance economic infrastructure across the region.