11 Sep 2017

Pacific leadership focussed on improving lives of islanders

From , 3:02 pm on 11 September 2017

New Zealand's Foreign Minister says Pacific leaders are determined to develop the economic potential of each of their island countries.

Gerry Brownlee made this comment after attending the Pacific Islands Forum leaders summit in Apia, where he was standing in for New Zealand's prime minister Bill English.

He told Johnny Blades that the Pacific Islands' leadership is well focussed on interacting with other countries to improve living standards for their own people.