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  • Emergency Responders ready for RAMSI exit

    Emergency Responders ready for RAMSI exit

    19 January 2017

    Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) handed over the keys to a new, multi-million dollar Fire and Rescue Station in Central Honiara to Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF).

  • Season's Greetings

    Season's Greetings

    24 December 2016

    The management and staff of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) wish you a very Merry Christmas – our last in Solomon Islands – and a wonderfully Happy New Year.

  • RSIPF and RAMSI conduct community outreach at Roviana Lagoon Festival

    RSIPF and RAMSI conduct community outreach at Roviana Lagoon Festival

    19 December 2016

    Officers of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) and the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) conducted community outreach sessions during last week’s Roviana Lagoon Festival in Munda, Western Province, from 13 to 16 December 2016.

  • Australian Foreign Minister thanks Pacific Islands Countries for their support to RAMSI

    Australian Foreign Minister thanks Pacific Islands Countries for their support to RAMSI

    7 December 2016

    The Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Julie Bishop, thanked members of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) Participating Police Force in Honiara this week for their personal contributions and their country’s support to RAMSI and investment in regional peace and stability.

  • Guadalcanal and Malaita leaders briefed on RAMSI drawdown

    Guadalcanal and Malaita leaders briefed on RAMSI drawdown

    29 November 2016

    Senior officials representing the Solomon Islands Government (SIG), the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) and the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) this week briefed several hundred Guadalcanal and Malaita province leaders, women and youth at separate meetings held in Honiara and Auki on 23 and 24 November respectively.

  • RAMSI Special Coordinator says home most dangerous place in SI

    RAMSI Special Coordinator says home most dangerous place in SI

    25 November 2016

    RAMSI Special Coordinator, Quinton Devlin says violence in the home and between family members is a corrosive issue in Solomon Islands, across the Pacific region and around the world

  • RSIPF boss says family violence unacceptable

    RSIPF boss says family violence unacceptable

    25 November 2016

    Commissioner of RSIPF says Solomon Islands is achieving and making progress towards tackling the issue of family or gender based violence in the communities but what’s needed is a change in the mindset of people to start thinking seriously about the issue.

  • Youth told to dream big and work hard

    Youth told to dream big and work hard

    8 November 2016

    Solomon Islands Government (SIG) and Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) officials have highlighted the important role youth must play in the continued peace and security of the nation during a community briefing on RAMSI’s drawdown in the West Kola settlement area of Honiara on 5 November 2016.

  • SI PM impressed with RSIPF specialist teams

    SI PM impressed with RSIPF specialist teams

    4 November 2016

    Solomon Islands Prime Minister, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare applauded the professionalism and skill of the nation’s Police Response Team (PRT) and Close Personal Protection Team (CPP) following a public order management and dignitary protection demonstrations at the RAMSI Base in East Honiara on 3 November 2016.

  • RSIPF tells parliamentary Opposition and Independents it is ready for RAMSI exit

    RSIPF tells parliamentary Opposition and Independents it is ready for RAMSI exit

    24 October 2016

    Police Commissioner Frank Prendergast told members of the parliamentary Opposition and Independents Group earlier this week that the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force was ready to assume full responsibility for policing when the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) left in nine months, provided the RSIPF continued to be properly resourced.

  • Stakeholders briefed on RAMSI drawdown

    Stakeholders briefed on RAMSI drawdown

    14 October 2016

    Senior representatives of the Solomon Islands Government (SIG), the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) and the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) and Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat this week discussed preparations for RAMSI’s departure in June 2017 with a range of important stakeholders.

  • Isabel Province confirms support for RSIPF as RAMSI exits

    30 September 2016

    Isabel Premier James Habu has re-pledged the provincial government’s support to the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) as it prepares for the conclusion of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) in June 2017.

  • International Peace Day marked with peace drawings

    International Peace Day marked with peace drawings

    20 September 2016

    To mark the International Day of Peace on 21 September 2016, students of the Honiara Baptist Church Academy in East Honiara presented pictures that depicted what peace meant to them to the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) Special Coordinator.

  • Pacific Islands Forum Leaders tick RAMSI exit

    Pacific Islands Forum Leaders tick RAMSI exit

    13 September 2016

    The Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) Special Coordinator, Mr Quinton Devlin, has welcomed the endorsement by Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) Leaders that the significant progress made by Solomon Islands since 2003 permits the conclusion of RAMSI’s policing assistance mission in June next year.

  • Regional media briefed on RAMSI drawdown

    Regional media briefed on RAMSI drawdown

    7 September 2016

    RAMSI Special Coordinator, Quinton Devlin addressed the regional media on the Mission’s drawdown during a workshop held ahead of the Pacific Islands Forum Leaders’ Summit held in FSM early September.