Launched in 2008, PRIF provides an interface between development partners and its Pacific member countries. Its aim is to enhance the coordination of partner investments in the Pacific and provide technical advice on infrastructure development and sustainable management.
PRIF’s operations cover 13 Pacific member countries: the Cook Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Palau, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu. Papua New Guinea is an associate member country.
PRIF’s development partners include the Asian Development Bank, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, European Union, European Investment Bank, Japan International Cooperation Agency, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, United States Department of State, and the World Bank Group.