First APEC ministerial meeting to be held this month

Papua New Guinea will host the 3rd APEC Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Forestry (MMRF3) in Port Moresby, on October 27-29.

This meeting is one of up to 200 APEC meetings that will take place in Papua New Guinea in preparation for the APEC Leaders' Summit in November 2018.

The Ministerial Meeting has been facilitated through engagement between the PNG Forest Authority, the APEC PNG Secretariat and the Asia-Pacific Network for Sustainable Forest Management and Rehabilitation (APFNet).

The three day meeting will be held at the Gateway Hotel and 21 member countries are expected to attend.

Joy Kisselpar