Overseas Countries
and Territories Association


Fifty – First Pacific Islands Forum 2021

French Polynesia, New Caledonia

The Fifty-First Pacific Islands Forum was held virtually on 6 August 2021. The Forum was attended by the Heads of State, Government, and Territories of Australia, the Cook Islands, Fiji, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu. Solomon Islands was represented at Ministerial level, and French Polynesia and Tonga by Special Envoys.

Leaders commemorated the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Pacific Islands Forum, celebrating 50 years of Pacific regionalism and collective action, and paid tribute to the vision of the founding Leaders, and in the context of the theme of the 51st Pacific Islands Forum – Security and Prosperity in Unity: 50 Years of the Pacific Islands.

The full conclusions can be read in the Forum Communiqueé of the Fifty-First Pacific Islands Forum.