17 March 2010
The second Emerging Pacific Leaders' Dialogue (EPLD) Programme is currently being staged across the Pacific, during the month of March 2010. The Closing plenary session will be hosted by Tonga towards the end of this month. Britain's Princess Royal, Her Royal Highness, Pricess Anne will be in Tonga on March 20-23 to attend the study tour program of this year's EPLD.
The EPLD will bring together over 150 participants from the vast majority of member and observer states of the Pacific Islands Forum and the US Pacific territories.