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  • RAMSI celebrates 13th anniversary at Yam Festival

    RAMSI celebrates 13th anniversary at Yam Festival

    25 July 2016

    Over one thousand people joined in the celebrations to mark the 13th anniversary of RAMSI) held on 24 July at the Yam Cultural Festival at Pululaha Village, on Small Malaita, Malaita Province.

  • Wasi: Solomon Islands secure even if RAMSI leaves

    Wasi: Solomon Islands secure even if RAMSI leaves

    21 July 2016

    The Solomon Islands Government’s most senior official the RAMSI drawdown is very optimistic that the country will be safe and secure when the Mission concludes in June 2017.

  • RAMSI Special Coordinator's independence anniversary message

    RAMSI Special Coordinator's independence anniversary message

    6 July 2016

    RAMSI Special Coordinator, Quinton Devlin says Solomon Islands Independence Day is a perfect time for people of the nation to come together to reflect  how far the country has come.

  • RSIPF receives multimillion dollar NRD facility from RAMSI

    RSIPF receives multimillion dollar NRD facility from RAMSI

    29 June 2016

    In another important milestone on the path to the limited rearmament of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) and the strengthening of the RSIPF’s capacity to police the nation, the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) has handed over a purpose-built National Response Department (NRD) facility, which includes headquarters for the RSIPF’s specialist police units and a state-of-the-art police armoury.

  • RSIPF very confident as RAMSI draws down

    RSIPF very confident as RAMSI draws down

    20 June 2016

    With just one year before the departure of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) in June 2017, the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) is very confident it will be able to assume full responsibility for policing in the country after RAMSI leaves.

  • Last provincial based RAMSI PPF advisers farewelled

    Last provincial based RAMSI PPF advisers farewelled

    13 May 2016

    The people of the Western Province and their provincial government have officially farewelled the last two provincial-based Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) advisers to the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF).

  • RAMSI commends Parliament for passage of sexual offence bill

    RAMSI commends Parliament for passage of sexual offence bill

    5 May 2016

    The Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) commends the National Parliament of Solomon Islands and the Government for the passage in Parliament of the Penal Code (Amendment) (Sexual Offences) Bill 2016 this week.

  • Solomon Islands' Western Provincial govt appreciates RAMSI's support

    Solomon Islands' Western Provincial govt appreciates RAMSI's support

    3 May 2016

    The Western Provincial Executive and people of the province have expressed deep appreciation for the work done by the advisers of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) Participating Police Force (PPF) alongside members of the Royal Solomon Islands Police (RSIPF) in the province since RAMSI arrived in 2003.

  • RAMSI welcomes new SIG Special Secretary for RAMSI

    RAMSI welcomes new SIG Special Secretary for RAMSI

    19 April 2016

    The Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) warmly welcomes the appointment of Mr John Wasi as the Solomon Islands Government (SIG) Special Secretary to RAMSI in the Office of the Prime Minister.

  • Pacific nations welcome SIG-RAMSI partnership

    Pacific nations welcome SIG-RAMSI partnership

    14 April 2016

    Senior representatives from Pacific Island Forum (PIF) nations welcomed the strong partnership between the Solomon Islands Government (SIG) and the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) and preparations for the drawdown of RAMSI at the 12th meeting of the Enhanced Consultative Mechanism (ECM) meeting held in Honiara on 14 April 2016

  • PIF countries impressed with RSIPF

    PIF countries impressed with RSIPF

    13 April 2016

    Senior representatives of Pacific Islands Forum nations were deeply impressed with the RSIPF following a series of capability demonstrations and presentations in Honiara on 13 April 2016

  • RAMSI congratulates SIG as Family Protection Act comes into force

    RAMSI congratulates SIG as Family Protection Act comes into force

    7 April 2016

    The Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) congratulates the Solomon Islands Government (SIG) and parliamentarians on the gazetting of the Family Protection Act 2014 on 1 April and its official launch  on 8 April 2016.

  • Western Provincial Assembly appreciates RAMSI

    Western Provincial Assembly appreciates RAMSI

    30 March 2016

    The Western Provincial Assembly (WPA) acknowledged and appreciated the assistance provided by the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) in restoring law and order after the ethnic tension which affected the country from 1998 to 2003.

  • Western Province supports limited rearmament of RSIPF

    Western Province supports limited rearmament of RSIPF

    23 March 2016

    People living in the Western Province have expressed support for the staged limited rearmament of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) being proposed by the Solomon Islands Government (SIG).

  • Prime Minister, Hon. Sogavare impressed with rearmament training

    Prime Minister, Hon. Sogavare impressed with rearmament training

    17 March 2016

    Prime Minister, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare, MP on 16 March 2016 reviewed the firearms training undertaken by the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) Close Personal Protection unit, which provides security to the sitting Prime Minister and other VIPs that visit Solomon Islands