Speeches

Download copies of key speeches delivered by members of the RAMSI team.

Date Speech Download Link
12 November 2013 Remarks by Incoming RAMSI Special Coordinator Justine Braithwaite Farewelling Nicholas Coppel Incoming Special Coordinator Justine Braithwaite Address to Farewell Nicholas Coppel
12 November 2013 Farewell Remarks by Outgoing RAMSI Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel Outgoing Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel Farewell Remarks
18 October 2013 Speech by RAMSI Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel at 5th Australia - Solomon Islands Business Forum 131018 Speech by Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel at 5th Australia Solomon Islands Business Forum
17 October 2013 Remarks by RAMSI Special Coordinator Nicholas Coopel at PPF Drawdown Strategy Signing 131017 Remarks by RAMSI Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel at PPF Drawdown Strategy Signing
17 October 2013 Speech by Hon. Chris Laore, the Minister of Police, at PPF Drawdown Strategy Signing 131017 Speech by Hon. Chris Laore, the Minister of Police at PPF Drawdown Strategy Signing
24 July 2013 Address by the Chair of the Pacific Islands Forum at the RAMSI 10th Anniversary celebration 130724 Address by the Pacific Islands Forum Chair
24 July 2013 Speech by the Prime Minister Hon. Gordon Darcy Lilo at the RAMSI 10th Anniversary celebration 130724 PM's speech for RAMSI 10th Ann Wednesday July 24
23 July 2013 Remarks by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel at the 2013 National Art Gallery, Honiara 130723 Remarks by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel at the 2013 National Art Gallery, Honiara
7 March 2013 Speech by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel at the 2013 RAMSI Women's Breakfast 130307 Speech by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel at the 2013 RAMSI Women's Breakfast
7 March 2013 Speech by Dr Patricia Rodie at the 2013 RAMSI Women's Breakfast 130307 Speech by Dr Patricia Rodie at the 2013 Women's Breakfast
6 December 2012 Speech by RAMSI Special Coordinator at ACMC International Lessons Learned Conference 121206 Speech by RAMSI Special Coordinator at ACMC International Lessons Learned Conference 168Kb PDF file
15 November 2012 Remarks by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel during the handover of new Police facilities to Royal Solomon Islands Police Force in Gizo 121115 Remarks by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel during the handover of new Police facilities to Royal Solomon Islands Police Force in Gizo, Western Province 49Kb PDF file
9 October 2012 Address to the 4th Australia Solomon Islands Business Forum at Traders Hotel Brisbane by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel. 121009 Address to the 4th Australia Solomon Islands Business Forum at Traders Hotel Brisbane by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel 106Kb PDF file
27 August 2012 Remarks by Acting RAMSI Special Coordinator, Justine Braithwaite at the handing over of the new Provincial Police Headquarters at Buala, Isabel Province. 120827 Remarks by Acting RAMSI Special Coordinator, Justine Braithwaite at the handing over of the new Provincial Police Headquarters at Buala, Isabel (In pidgin) 225Kb PDF file
1 August 2012 Remarks by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel during an interview with Campbell Cooney of Radio Australia 120801 Remarks by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel  during an interview with Radio Australia  188Kb PDF file
13 July 2012 Closing Remarks at the 2012 Pacific Prosecutors Conference  120713 Special Coordinator Nicholas Coopel's Closing Remarks at Pacific Prosecutors Conference 86kB PDF file
9 March 2012 RAMSI Women's Breakfast 2012, Address by RAMSI Special Coordinator, Ncholas Coppel 120309 Special Coordinator, Nicholas Coppel's speech at Women's Day Breakfast 2012 109kB PDF file
9 March 2012 Speech by Ruth Liloqula, recipient of the 2012 Special Coordinator's Award for Women 120309 Speech by Ruth Liloqula, recipient of the 2012 Special Coordinator's Award for Women 14kB PDF file
9 March 2012 Keynote address by Isabel's Deputy Premier, Ms Rhoda Sikilabu at the fourth RAMSI's Women's Day Breakfast 2012 120309 Rhoda Sikilab keynote address at Women's Breakfast 27kB PDF file
29 February 2012 Opening remarks at the 2011 People Survey Launch at the Mendana Hotel in Honiara, Solomon Islands. 120229 Deputy Special Coordinator, Justine Braithwaite: Opening remarks at the 2011 People Survey launch, 106kB PDF file
21 October 2011 Address to the Third Australia Solomon Islands Business Forum Brisbane, Australia. 111021 Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel ASIBF RAMSI and the relatonship between security and economic prosperity , 115kB PDF file
26 July 2011 Opening of RAMSI: A history in pictures photo exhibition,
Museum of Samoa, Apia, Samoa
110726 Nicholas Coppel RAMSI Photo Exhibition opening speech, 127kB PDF file
22 June 2011 Building the capacity to protect workshop
Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel
110622 Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel Building the Capacity to Protect Workshop, 98kB PDF file
26 May 2011
Opening of Lata Police Housing
Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel
110526 Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel Opening of Lata Police Housing, 98kB PDF file
26 May 2011
Opening of Lata Police Housing
Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel
110526 Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel Opening of Lata Police Housing (in pidgin), 86kB PDF file
6 May 2011 RAMSI Media Lunch 2011
Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel 
110506 2011 Special Coordinator Nicholas Coppel Media Lunch, 213kB PDF file
9 December 2010 International Anti-Corruption Day 2010
Special Coordinator Graeme Wilson
16 November 2010 Opening of RAMSI: A history in pictures photo exhibition, Kiribati
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
22 October 2010 2nd Australia-Pacific Islands Business Forum
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
18 October 2010 RAMSI Wakabaot TokTok with Honiara Chiefs (in pijin)
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
101018 Special Coordinator Graeme Wilson Honiara Leaders (in pijin), 118kB PDF file
14 October 2010 RAMSI 7th Anniversary
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
101014 Special Coordinator Graeme Wilson RAMSI's 7th Anniversary, 112kB PDF file 
2 July 2010 Opening of ‘Isaac Qoloni House’, the new home for Solomon Islands Leadership Code Commission and Office of the Ombudsman
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
100702 Special Coordinator Graeme Wilson Opening of 'Isaac Qoloni House', 118kB PDF file
6 May 2010 Opening of new Auki Court House, Malaita Province
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
100506 Special Coordinator Graeme Wilson Auki Court House opening, Malaita Province, 78kB PDF file
5 May 2010 'The role of the media in Solomon Islands': Address to RAMSI Media Lunch
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
100505 Special Coordinator Graeme Wilson RAMSI Media Award speech, 108kB PDF file

 

2009 - 2003

Date Speech Download (right click on link, select 'Save Target As')
17 December 2009 ‘The Solomon Islands Government - RAMSI Partnership Framework: Towards a secure and sustainable Solomon Islands: Address to State Society and Governance in Melanesia Program
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
28 August 2009 Opening of Auki Correctional Centre, Malaita Province
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
20 August 2009 Memorial for Sisiliah Puleheloto, Niuean Participating Police Force officer
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
20 July 2009 RAMSI’s 6th anniversary
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
090720 Special Coordinator Graeme Wilson RAMSI 6th anniversary, 131kB PDF file
9 July 2009 Address to Australia-Pacific Islands Business Forum
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
090709 Special Coordinator Graeme Wilson Australia Pacific Islands Business Forum, 106kB PDF file
11 March 2009 Commissioning of new sound system at Solomon Islands Parliament
Special Coordinator, Graeme Wilson
090311 Special Coordinator Graeme Wilson Parliament sound system commissioning, 76kB PDF file
9 December 2008 International Anti-Corruption Day address
Special Coordinator, Tim George
081209 Special Coordinator Tim George International Anti Corruption Day address, 112kB PDF file
28 December 2007 South Guadalcanal Constituency reconciliation ceremony (in pijin)
Special Coordinator, Tim George
071228 Special Coordinator Tim George South Guadalcanal Constituency reconciliation ceremony (in pijin), 75kB PDF file
6 December 2007 Memorial for RAMSI adviser, Tony Scriva
Special Coordinator, Tim George
071206 Special Coordinator Tim George Memorial for Tony Scriva, RAMSI adviser, 79kB PDF file
9 November 2007 Launch of the Women in Government Strategy
Special Coordinator, Tim George
071109 Special Coordinator Tim George Women in Government Strategy launch, 107kB PDF file
23 May 2007 Address to Pacific Islands News Association Regional Conference
Special Coordinator, Tim George
070523 Special Coordinator Tim George Address to Pacific Islands News Association Regional Conference, 131kB PDF file
10 May 2007 Address to Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Special Coordinator, Tim George
070510 Special Coordinator Tim George Address to Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce, 91kB PDF file
28 March 2007 'Combating corruption and rebuilding a nation': Transparency International address
Special Coordinator, Tim George
070328 Special Coordiantor Tim George Transperancy International address 'Combating corruption and rebuilding a nation', 105kB PDF file 
13 March 2007 Address to Rotary Club of Honiara
Deputy Special Coordinator, Paul Ash
070313 Deputy Special Coordinator Paul Ash Address to Rotary Honiara, 105kB PDF file
27 October 2006 Address to Media Association of Solomon Islands
Deputy Special Coordinator, Paul Ash
061027 Deputy Special Coordinator Paul Ash Address to Media Association of Solomon Islands, 121kB PDF file
2 June 2006 Address to Solomon Islands Parliament
Special Coordinator James Batley and Deputy Special Coordinator Paul Ash
060602 Special Coordinator James Batley and Dep SC Paul Ash Address to Solomon Islands Parliament, 116kB PDF file
18 November 2005 Speech to Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Special Coordinator James Batley
051118 Special Coordinator James Batley Speech to Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 121kB PDF file
31 March 2005 'The Role of RAMSI in Solomon Islands': Address to Peace, Justice & Reconciliation Conference, Honiara
Special Coordinator, James Batley
050331 Special Coordinator James Batley 'The Role of RAMSI in Solomon Islands' Peace, Just. & Reconc. Conference, 86kB PDF file
24 July 2004 RAMSI’s 1st Anniversary
Special Coordinator, Nick Warner
040724 Special Coordinator Nick Warner RAMSI 1st Anniversary, 76kB PDF file
15 June 2004 'Moving Forward in Partnership', Beyond Intervention Conference
Special Coordinator, Nick Warner
040615 Special Coordinator Nick Warner 'Moving Forward in Partnership', Beyond Intervention Conference, 108kB PDF file
23 March 2004 Operation 'Helpem Fren': Address to Australian National Security Conference
Special Coordinator, Nick Warner
040323 Special Coordinator Nick Warner Operation 'Helpem Fren', Nation Security Conference, 148kB PDF file
31 October 2003 ‘100 days of RAMSI’: Message to the people of Solomon Islands
Special Coordinator, Nick Warner
031031 Special Coordinator Nick Warner '100 days of RAMSI', 80kB PDF file
24 July 2003 RAMSI’s arrival: Message to the people of Solomon Islands
Special Coordinator, Nick Warner
030724 Special Coordinator Nick Warner Message to the people of Solomon Islands, 90kB PDF file