PSDI helps Pacific countries achieve sustainable and inclusive economic growth by improving their business environments.

Reforms supported by PSDI reduce constraints to doing business, incentivize entrepreneurship and investment, foster new business models, and remove barriers to women’s full participation in the economy. This allows the private sector to formalize and grow, which creates jobs, increases tax revenues, and helps lift people out of poverty.

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8 April 2022
ADB hosts PSDI Leadership Matters roundtable in Marshall Islands

Government, business, and civil society representatives in the Republic of the Marshall Islands have convened to discuss the findings of PSDI's Leadership Matters study on women in Pacific business leadership.

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6 April 2022
PSDI Tourism Expert addresses ADB flagship publication launch

PSDI Tourism Expert Sara Currie has addressed the launch of ADB's Asian Development Outlook Report 2022 on the safe reopening of Pacific tourism after COVID-19.

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6 April 2022
Promote company 'treasures' to boost women in PNG business leadership—PSDI Leadership Matters panel

PSDI’s ground-breaking Leadership Matters study on women in Pacific business leadership has been discussed in a PNG roundtable event involving Dame Meg Taylor.

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9 March 2022
Director Selection Processes Critical to SOE performance—PSDI

Pacific governments can ensure the best outcomes for their state-owned enterprises (SOEs) by reducing political influence in the director selection process and hiring candidates with the knowledge, skills, and experience needed to address the SOE’s challenges, according to a new PSDI policy brief.

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