We have developed a well-structured and professional approach to tackling the numerous issues affecting the many Pacific nations within our working territory.

Our Goal

directs the PIHF’s strategic efforts during the 2023 - 2028 period to strengthen accountability and transparency, and allow for the ongoing process of improvement.

Focus Areas

affect change or enhance ongoing efforts to promote the power of Pacific cultural and natural heritage. Each focus area is a solid pillar for inclusive social and economic development.


deconstruct our mission into attainable steps and accomplishments and help guide efforts to achieve our preset strategic goal.


contribute to reaching the PIHF’s objectives as part of the strategic intent and are intended to turn words into action.


are what we hope to achieve when implementing the strategies to accomplish the PIHF’s strategic goal.

Cultural & Natural Heritage

PIHF’s region of focus, home to the world’s most diverse range of indigenous cultures, continues to sustain many ancestral ways of life. With a combined population of less than 2.5 million…


An education system should provide quality education and contribute to the economic growth and social development of any country, providing a possible path for a better future for all…

Health & Well-Being

Health conditions and environments are often unique to particular cultural heritage groups. Imagine having to deliver health services to a population dispersed across hundreds of island…

Social & Economic Development

The 19 Pacific Island Chapters of PIHF have a combined population of more than 2.5 million people, spread across a unique and diverse…