In preparation for the 48th Forum Leaders Meeting, the Forum Officials Committee Meeting, the governing council of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, will meet in Suva on 8 and 9 August preceded by the Smaller Island States Officials Meeting and the Pacific ACP Officials Meeting on 7 August, 20167.
A meeting of the Forum Foreign Ministers will also be held on 11 August 2017 in Suva.
The Smaller Islands States Leaders Meeting will be held in Apia on 4 September. This will be followed by the Pacific ACP Leaders Meeting.
The Official Opening of the 48th Pacific Islands Forum will also be held on 5 September
The Forum Leaders Dialogue with Civil Society Organisations and Private Sector will take place on 6 September.
The 48th Pacific Islands Forum Plenary Sessions with Associate Member and Forum Observers and Post Forum Dialogue Partners is scheduled for Thursday, 7 September.
The Forum Leaders Retreat will be held on Friday, 8 September.