20th FSM Congress, Senator Moses New Vice Speaker, Yap Delegation Retains Chairmanship on Committees, and Others

Palikir, Pohnpei. [Yap Congressional Delegation Office] May 11, 2017. During the opening day of the new 20th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia, Congress in reorganizing its leadership elected to retain Senator Wesley W. Simina of Chuuk as Speaker, and Senator Florencio Singkoro Harper of Chuuk as Floor Leader. Senator Esmond B. Moses of … Continue reading 20th FSM Congress, Senator Moses New Vice Speaker, Yap Delegation Retains Chairmanship on Committees, and Others

Speaker Simina Heads Congressional Delegation to the 10th State and National Leadership Conference in Kosrae

Tofol, Kosrae. [Congress PIO]. April 14, 2017.  Speaker Wesley W. Simina headed a delegation from the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the 10th State and National Leadership Conference (SNLC) held in the State of Kosrae from March 18th and 20th. The Speaker’s delegation was comprised of the following Members and staff: the two … Continue reading Speaker Simina Heads Congressional Delegation to the 10th State and National Leadership Conference in Kosrae

Speaker Simina Leads FSM Congressional Delegation to Parliamentary Meeting on Occasion of COP22

Marrakesh, Morocco. November 13, 2016. Speaker Wesley W. Simina led an FSM Congressional Delegation to the Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) meeting on the occasion of the 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22) and the 12th session of the Conference of the Parties serving … Continue reading Speaker Simina Leads FSM Congressional Delegation to Parliamentary Meeting on Occasion of COP22

FSM Senator Esmond B. Moses addresses IPU General Assembly on Human Rights

Geneva, Switzerland. October 27, 2016. Senator Esmond B. Moses of the 19th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) addressed the General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) on the issue of the role of parliaments in preventing human rights abuse. Senator Moses was part of the Congress delegation to the 135th Assembly of the IPU in Geneva, Switzerland. … Continue reading FSM Senator Esmond B. Moses addresses IPU General Assembly on Human Rights

Micronesia hands over funds to support work on migration

Paris, France. (December 9, 2015. Inter-Parliamentary Union). The Speaker of the Micronesian Congress Wesley W. Simina handed over a cheque of US$100,000 to IPU Secretary General Martin Chungong as a practical first step in his parliament’s support for IPU’s work on migration. The funds, which had been pledged during the recent 133rd IPU Assembly in … Continue reading Micronesia hands over funds to support work on migration

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

Second Regular Session Seats Moses and Tackles National Budget

PALIKIR, POHNPEI.  September 23, 2015 – The Second Regular Session of the 19th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia convened on September 14 and seated the newly elected Member of the Body and tackled the National Government Budget for fiscal year 2016. Senator Esmond B. Moses was sworn into office as the newest member … Continue reading Second Regular Session Seats Moses and Tackles National Budget