Samoa development assistance

Education, Health emphasized in Australian assistance for Samoa’s development

About WST$45.4 million of this funding relates to bilateral programmes while a further WST27.3 million will be provided through regional programmes including the Australia Pacific Technical College and other Australian Government Agencies such as the Australian Federal Police under the Samoa Australia Police Partnership.

The new budget was announced earlier in May, by the Australian Government and Australian High Commissioner to Samoa, Sue Langford said her country was proud to continue supporting Samoa’s development needs.