Leaders urged to keep culture a development priority

Pacific Community (SPC),
14 July 2022, International

Pacific Island leaders gathered in Suva, Fiji this week to mark the opening of the Na Wekaqu Noqu iYau (My Relationships are my Heritage and Wealth) Multimedia Exhibition and launch of the Pacific Regional Culture Strategy 2022-2032.

Organised and hosted by the Pacific Community (SPC), the exhibition commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Festival of Pacific Arts and Culture, while highlighting the value and significance of cultural heritage and indigenous and local knowledge in the framing and implementation of the Pacific Regional Culture Strategy and the 2050 Strategy for the Blue Pacific Continent.