Bainimarama is so puffed up with his Pacific Islands’ Devleopment Forum (PIDF) that he’s thinking he won’t be rejoining the Pacific Islands Forum. Who does he think is going to fund his PIDF? Our traditional aid donor friends, who give us cash, not loans, fund the Pacific Islands Forum, so who is paying for the PIDF? Is the taxpayer, who also has to foot the bill for the First Family’s First Class travel, going to be paying for the PIDF Secretariat?
Fiji Sun May 4, 2014 DIPLOMACY PIDF A Challenge To PIF: Academic