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.
PSDI's Tourism Expert has addressed a major Pacific tourism research symposium, outlining the importance of a regional, standardized approach to data collection on the sector.
The Asian Development Bank has welcomed the publication of the Kumul Consolidated Holdings Authorisation (Amendment) Act 2021 in Papua New Guinea’s National Gazette, a key step in efforts to reform state-owned enterprise governance.
PSDI's Tourism Expert has addressed the ADB-Asian Think Tank Development Forum 2021 on sustainable tourism in the post-pandemic recovery period.