Speeches | 15 September 2011

Launch of Pacific Outcomes Report & Keynote Address

The Outcomes Report of the conference 'The Pacific Islands and the World: Realising the Pacific's Potential' conference has been released. It summarises the main discussion generated from the conference and puts forward 10 policy recommendations based on this discussion to help the region take advantage of the shifting global economic activity to the Asia-Pacific. These include recommendations for governments, private sector and civil society to invest in public-private partnerships, renewable energy, vital infrastructures & a greater understanding of global and emerging market trends to enhance social connectivity, economic ties and greater interaction in the wider Asia-Pacific.

Lowy Institute Executive Director Michael Wesley delivered the keynote address, 'The Pacific's Potential: Responding to the Asian Century'.

  • Lowy Institute for International Policy
  • Jenny Hayward-Jones

The Outcomes Report of the conference 'The Pacific Islands and the World: Realising the Pacific's Potential' conference has been released. It summarises the main discussion generated from the conference and puts forward 10 policy recommendations based on this discussion to help the region take advantage of the shifting global economic activity to the Asia-Pacific. These include recommendations for governments, private sector and civil society to invest in public-private partnerships, renewable energy, vital infrastructures & a greater understanding of global and emerging market trends to enhance social connectivity, economic ties and greater interaction in the wider Asia-Pacific.

Lowy Institute Executive Director Michael Wesley delivered the keynote address, 'The Pacific's Potential: Responding to the Asian Century'.

  • Lowy Institute for International Policy
  • Jenny Hayward-Jones