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  • RAMSI Special Coordinator speech on firearms amnesty

    RAMSI Special Coordinator speech on firearms amnesty

    22 May 2017

    The Solomon Islands Government launched the 2nd Firearm Amnesty 2017 on 22 May 2017. The amnesty is from 22 May to 9 June 2017. RAMSI is supporting the amnesty. RAMSI Special Coordinator, Quinton Devlin gave a statement at the launch ceremony in Honiara.

  • RAMSI hands over new Tulaghi Police station

    RAMSI hands over new Tulaghi Police station

    19 May 2017

    The people of Central Islands Province will benefit from a new Police Station in Tulaghi built by the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI).

  • RAMSI drawdown outreach reaches major milestone

    RAMSI drawdown outreach reaches major milestone

    16 May 2017

     Marking another major milestone in the drawdown of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI), senior representatives of the Solomon Islands Government, Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) and RAMSI have now visited, thanked and farewelled all nine provincial governments and assemblies, the Honiara City Council and the National Parliament.

  • Speech by RAMSI Special Coordinator on rearmament of RSIPF

    Speech by RAMSI Special Coordinator on rearmament of RSIPF

    8 May 2017

    Speech by the RAMSI Special Coordinator, Quinton Devlin at the commissioning of PRT and CPP officers of the RSIPF for the limited rearmament of the Force

  • Tropical Shirt Design Competition

    Tropical Shirt Design Competition

    14 April 2017

    RAMSI is seeking designs for a RAMSI-inspired tropical shirt that will be worn by the Leaders of the 15 Pacific Islands Forum nations during the RAMSI farewell celebrations hosted by the Solomon Islands Government in Honiara in June this year.

  • RAMSI Farewell Sports Equipment Grants

    RAMSI Farewell Sports Equipment Grants

    12 April 2017

    To say goodbye and tagio tumas to the people of Solomon Islands, RAMSI will donate sporting equipment to 10 youth sporting groups across the nation.

  • RAMSI exit minimal impact on economy

    RAMSI exit minimal impact on economy

    30 March 2017

    Following separate internal reviews, both the Solomon Islands Government and Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) are confident that RAMSI’s exit on 30 June this year will have very little impact on the Solomon Islands economy.

  • Provincial assemblies commend RAMSI

    Provincial assemblies commend RAMSI

    27 March 2017

    Members of provincial assemblies across Solomon Islands have commended the work of the 15 member countries of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) in returning law and order to the country and reviving the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) to a point where it is now considered one of the best police forces in the Pacific Islands region.

  • RSIPF and RAMSI officers join in IWD march

    RSIPF and RAMSI officers join in IWD march

    8 March 2017

    The RAMSI Special Coordinator, Quinton Devlin together with Commander of the Participating Police Force (PPF), John Tanti and his officers joined the Commissioner of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF), Matthew Varley  and his officers in a march in Honiara to mark International Women’s Day (IWD) 2017 on 8 March.

  • Honiara community leaders praise RAMSI

    Honiara community leaders praise RAMSI

    8 March 2017

    Chiefs, church, women and youth leaders from communities in and around Honiara have conveyed their deep appreciation for the efforts of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) to return peace and stability to the country over the past 14 years.

  • Solomon Islands youth encouraged to think about future

    Solomon Islands youth encouraged to think about future

    27 February 2017

    The youth of Solomon Islands have been challenged to think seriously about what kind of future they want for their country now that peace exists following the 14-year partnership with the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI).

  • Police commissioner expects high ethics and disciple from officers

    Police commissioner expects high ethics and disciple from officers

    24 February 2017

    The new Commissioner of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF), Matthew Varley, expects the highest ethics and discipline from his officers and seeks the community’s help to make sure the police maintain those high standards.

  • Outreach on RAMSI exit stepped up

    Outreach on RAMSI exit stepped up

    20 February 2017

    Senior officials from the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) and Solomon Islands Government (SIG), including members of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF), are stepping up their community engagement in and around Honiara, as well as in provincial centres, as the Mission draws to a close in June this year.

  • Toll hands over facilities to SIG

    Toll hands over facilities to SIG

    16 February 2017

    Toll has handed to the Solomon Islands Government facilities used to operate the helicopters serving RAMSI at the Henderson International Airport in Honiara

  • RAMSI praises former RSIPF commissioner

    RAMSI praises former RSIPF commissioner

    26 January 2017

    Past and present members of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) have thanked the outgoing Commissioner of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF), Mr Frank Prendergast, for his exceptional leadership over the past two and a half years.