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  • 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.

  • 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.