Marine Security Acts Top Final Session of 19th Congress

PALIKIR, POHNPEI [Congress PIO] April 14, 2017. The Nineteenth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia adjourned its final session on April 5th with the passage of measures to secure the Nation’s maritime borders and the biodiversity of its environment, among other issues. On March 27th, the Congress convened for its Eighth Special Session to address … Continue reading Marine Security Acts Top Final Session of 19th Congress

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Congress confirms Susaia for Ambassador and Hainrick for Auditor

PALIKIR, POHNPEI. (Congress PIO) December 21. 2016 – Congress has during its recent Special Session confirmed Susaia as Ambassador for the Washington Embassy and Hainrick to maintain his post as National Public Auditor The President had called for special session highlighting the need for the Congress to address certain nomination pending before the Body. The … Continue reading Congress confirms Susaia for Ambassador and Hainrick for Auditor

FSM Congress Delegation attends historic COP 21: FSM joins the world in approving climate agreement

Paris, France. December 14, 2015 - A Congressional delegation attended COP21 in Paris as part of the FSM delegation, which joined 195 other Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to approve the first universally applicable agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs): the Paris Agreement.  On December 12, 2015 at … Continue reading FSM Congress Delegation attends historic COP 21: FSM joins the world in approving climate agreement

Speaker Simina Urges World Parliamentarians to Take Action on Migration and Climate Change

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbPPMRuofjQ PALIKIR, POHNPEI. November 2, 2015 – Speaker Wesley W. Simina of the 19th FSM Congress warns global parliamentarians of the looming problem of migration as a result of climate change, and calls for parliamentarian action during his speech at the133rd Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland. The Inter-Parliamentary Union, which is the international … Continue reading Speaker Simina Urges World Parliamentarians to Take Action on Migration and Climate Change

Speaker Simina Addresses World Speakers and Parliamentarians at United Nations, and Others

Colonia, Yap. September, 14, 2015. Speaker Wesley Simina of the 19th FSM Congress, on September 2, 2015, addressed the 4th World Conference of Speakers of Parliament, which the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) organized at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Speaker Simina spoke on the theme of democracy and role of the United Nations and … Continue reading Speaker Simina Addresses World Speakers and Parliamentarians at United Nations, and Others

President Christian Calls for Special Session to Finalize Cabinet Lineup

Palikir, Pohnpei. August 7, 2015.  The Second Special Session of the Nineteenth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia will convene for a 5-day session as called by President Peter M. Christian, beginning Thursday, August 13, 2015. In his letter to Speaker Wesley W. Simina, the President underlined that at the close of July’s First Special … Continue reading President Christian Calls for Special Session to Finalize Cabinet Lineup