PSDI helps Pacific countries achieve sustainable and inclusive economic growth by improving their business environments.

Reforms supported by PSDI reduce constraints to doing business, incentivize entrepreneurship and investment, foster new business models, and remove barriers to women’s full participation in the economy. This allows the private sector to formalize and grow, which creates jobs, increases tax revenues, and helps lift people out of poverty.

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17 January 2023
Passage of PNG associations legislation to improve governance, transparency—PSDI

Papua New Guinea has passed the PSDI-supported Associations Incorporation Act 2023, helping the country's associations function in the best interests of their members.

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14 December 2022
Tonga to use PSDI-supported Crises Impacts Assessment to guide tourism recovery, resilience

PSDI has supported Tonga’s Ministry of Tourism to assess the impact of Tropical Cyclone Harold, the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcanic eruption and tsunami, and COVID-19 on the country’s tourism sector.

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5 December 2022
PSDI convenes Pacific competition law officials ahead of international cartel law workshop

PSDI has convened government officials from across the Pacific for a cartel law roundtable ahead of the International Competition Network’s 2022 Cartel Workshop in New Zealand.

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30 November 2022
Call for Pacific superannuation reforms (RNZ)

RNZ PACIFIC: The authors of a recently released PSDI report on disadvantages faced by Pacific women in accessing retirement fund benefits are calling for reforms.

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