CRGA 50 Noumea, New Caledonia, 17-20 November 2020

50th Meeting?of the?Committee of Representatives?of Governments and Administrations

Representatives of the 26 countries and territories that govern the Pacific Community (SPC) will gather?in Noumea, New Caledonia, from 17 to 20?November 2020 for the 50th meeting of the Committee of Representatives of Governments and Administrations.

CRGA?oversees?three sub-committees: the Sub-committee on the implementation of the Strategic Plan, the Pacific Board for Educational Quality and the Audit and Risk Committee.

The terms of reference for those committees and all SPC’s governance documents can be found in The Pacific Community Governance Compendium.

More information on CRGA 50 will be posted as it is confirmed. Session times below are placeholders and not final.

This session will be for all CRGA representatives to experience 3 initiatives (to be advised) SPC has undertaken during the year that have supported COVID19 response, recovery or transformation.


Open Interactive Talanoa Session –?An informal opportunity to share reflections on the journey of CRGA through 50 years of convening; the impacts of COVID19 and the opportunities for recovery and transformation in key sectors going forward.

Members, Development Partners and Secretariat

  • All delegates to join for mic testing and instructions on virtual engagement (Paper 2)

Opening of CRGA 50


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Director-General’s report

2020 Overview of challenges, results and progress, strategy, and opportunity:

Paper 3.a

Directors Report

  • Challenges with COVID19 key responses
  • Structural augmentation, building efficiencies and
    Strengthening partnership with members
  • Highlighting results and progress
  • Opportunities to build back better

Paper 3.b

Matrix Implementation CRGA 49 & Special Session (Noting)

  • Implementation of CRGA 49 and special session decisions (For noting)
  • Out of Session decisions (For noting)
Paper 3.c Out of session decisions (Noting)
  • Report from the CRGA Subcommittee on Strategic Plan Implementation: this will be presented by Jimmy Naouna, Chair of SC with support from SC Secretariat (SPL)
  • Proposed 12 month transition plan: SPL
  • Pacific Pathfinder Toolkit – Strategic planning with futures thinking and foresight: SPL
Paper 4

a.????? Report from the PBEQ – a CRGA Sub-committee (Paper 5.a)
The Pacific Board for Educational Quality (PBEQ) report to CRGA

b.???? Update on Youth High-Level Dialogue Outcomes (Paper 5.b)
Pacific Youth Development Framework

  • Collaboration through COVID
  • Supporting recovery and transformation

Paper 6

  • Audit and Risk Committee Report (Paper 7.1)
  • 2019 Audited Financial Statements (Paper 7.2)
  • 2020 revised budget (Paper 7.3)
  • 2021 proposed budget (Paper 7.4)

Report on Human Resources and Health and Safety (Paper 8)


(Paper 9)


(Paper 10)


Session papers for CRGA?have been provided to SPC members. If you are a registered participant and have not received session papers please contact us here to receive secure link.


Details on Media access will be provided closer to the event date.

Media who are currently on the SPC contact list will be provided with video and photo material.

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