The purpose of the MTCC-Pacific Steering Committee is to guide MTCC-Pacific to achieve its goals through expert advice, information sharing and performance review

 Basis for action

The objectives of the MTCC-Pacific Steering Committee are:

  • Share lesson learnt, experiences and provide expert advice to facilitate regional coordination and access to complementary expertise;
  • Identify opportunities and maximise existing initiatives for future replication;
  • Actively support and advise on trial projects to identify possible best practises that will facilitate the implementation of future initiatives and projects;
  • Share data and information to optimise the development of future efficient and cost-effective national and regional initiatives.
  • Review and analyse performance;
  • Champion and support the initiatives and programmes of MTCC-Pacific.


  • Fiji Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport (Chair);
  • Pacific Community (SPC);
  • Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP);
  • Fiji Delegation of the European Union
  • Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF)
  • Marshall Islands;
  • Samoa;
  • Solomon Islands;
  • Fiji Maritime Academy (FMA);
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH;
  • Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF);
  • Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS);
  • University of the South Pacific (USP);
  • Private sector shipping representative.

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