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  • Pacific Islands Forum officials congratulate Solomon Islands and RAMSI

    Pacific Islands Forum officials congratulate Solomon Islands and RAMSI

    26 June 2017

    Senior representatives from Pacific Island Forum (PIF) nations congratulated RAMSI and the Solomon Islands Government (SIG) on their collective efforts to prepare for the conclusion of RAMSI and the historic and unprecedented successes of the Mission over its 14-year lifespan.

  • RAMSI opens and hands over permanent photo gallery to SIG

    RAMSI opens and hands over permanent photo gallery to SIG

    26 June 2017

    Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare and Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) Special Coordinator Quinton Devlin on 26 June 2017 opened a museum wing focused on the RAMSI period (2003-2017) at the National Museum of Solomon Islands in Honiara.

  • RAMSI hands over documents to National Archives

    RAMSI hands over documents to National Archives

    26 June 2017

    As a parting gift, the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) has donated a collection of official publications relating to the 14-year intervention, along with over 13 years of Solomon Islands daily newspapers to the National Archives of Solomon Islands.

  • RAMSI humbled by high turnout at farewell parade

    RAMSI humbled by high turnout at farewell parade

    26 June 2017

    The Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) is humbled by the high turn-out at a public parade in the capital Honiara on 26 June to farewell the Mission which ends this Friday 30 June 2017.

  • RAMSI Special Coordinator speech at thanksgiving service

    RAMSI Special Coordinator speech at thanksgiving service

    25 June 2017

    I stand here, on behalf of the thousands of women and men that came from 15 nations across the Pacific over the last 14 years fo helpem fren; to help a friend in need; to end the violence; to stabilise the country and its economy; to help national and provincial governments to better represent and serve their citizens; and to create the conditions where Solomon Islanders could resume control of their lives and futures.

  • RAMSI dedicates new memorial for fallen officers

    RAMSI dedicates new memorial for fallen officers

    23 June 2017

    The families of the six men and women who lost their lives while serving the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI), as well as officials from the Solomon Islands Government, RAMSI and the governments of Australia, Vanuatu and Tonga, dedicated a new memorial at the Police Memorial Garden at Rove  on 23 June to honour the lives of the late RAMSI officers and their contributions to rebuilding Solomon Islands.

  • RAMSI a

    RAMSI a "saviour"

    12 June 2017

    Communities in the Weathercoast of Guadalcanal Province have described the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) as the “saviour of our communities” and said that “RAMSI redeemed us from the clutches of evil.”

  • RAMSI donates sports equipment

    RAMSI donates sports equipment

    8 June 2017

    On the eve of its departure, the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) has donated $61,000 worth of sports equipment to 17 schools, sports clubs, community, youth and women groups and organisations representing people with disabilities throughout the country.

  • RAMSI exit briefing for Western Provincial leaders

    RAMSI exit briefing for Western Provincial leaders

    29 May 2017

    Senior representatives of the Solomon Islands Government (SIG), the Royal Solomon Islands Police (RSIPF) and the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) have briefed political, church, women and youth leaders, village elders, academics and other community members in Western Province on the RAMSI exit at the end of June this year and the continued security assistance, including to the RSIPF, that will continue after RAMSI concludes.

  • 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.