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The Monitoring, Evaluation, Reporting and Learning

The Monitoring, Evaluation, Reporting and Learning (MERL) Training brought together 22 participants from the Public Sector, to engage in this blended learning for 2-days (Tuesday 20th to Wednesday 21st February, 2024). Through the Samoa PSC and Australia Public Service Commission partnership, coordinated by the PSC Public Administration Sector Coordination Services team, the Australia Centre for [...]

2024-02-23T13:37:03+13:00February 23rd, 2024|News|0 Comments

APSC-Samoa PSC delivers joint Workforce Planning MasterCraft event

Samoa PSC Secretary Kolone Tikeri and Management joined colleagues from the Australian PSC on Wednesday 14 February 2024, to co-deliver a MasterCraft event on Workforce Planning. Participants included PSC representatives from across the region as well as the Australian Public Service. This is part of the ongoing partnership between the two Commissions, focusing on building [...]

2024-02-23T13:23:14+13:00February 23rd, 2024|News|0 Comments

The Public Service Induction Programme for our Government Ministry Staff in SAVAII

Ia fa'ataua lou valaauina" ole autu lea ole saunoaga a le Afioga ile Taitaifono ole Komisi o Galuega a le Malo, ole lagona foi lea sa tauaveina i lenei Polokalame Faamasani mo Tagata Faigaluega e fou le galulue i totonu o Matagaluega a le Malo. O lenei polokalame na faatautaia i Salelologa, Savaii mai le [...]

2024-02-23T13:14:21+13:00February 23rd, 2024|News|0 Comments

Public Service CEO Talanoa ma Faasoa

CEOs from across the public service held their second Talanoa ma Faasoa session on Thursday 15 February 2023, at the Insel Fehmarn. These sessions are premised on the PSC’s first Pillar focusing on Leadership Development, and is aligned to the Senior Executive Leadership Development Framework developed by the Commission specifically for the CEO and ACEO [...]

2024-02-23T13:11:35+13:00February 23rd, 2024|News|0 Comments


The Talofa with a Smile Team were in Savaii this week as part of the ongoing spot-checks on customer service and service standards. They engaged with government officials on the island, distributed banners to increase visibility of the campaign, and emphasized the importance of delivering to the people in Savaii quality service in line with [...]

2024-02-23T13:09:02+13:00February 23rd, 2024|News|0 Comments

10th COSP of the UN Convention Against Corruption

PSC Commissioner Fonoti Perelini Perelini delivered Samoa's Country Statement at the 10th Conference of State Parties to the UN Convention Against Corruption, hosted by the Government of the United States of America, in Atlanta Georgia from 11-15 December 2023. The PSC is the focal point for the Convention, and has reflected its commitment to [...]

2023-12-15T16:22:07+13:00December 15th, 2023|2022, News|Comments Off on 10th COSP of the UN Convention Against Corruption


The Public Service Commission today hosted a courtesy visit by Her Excellency Ms. Emily Luck, Australian High Commissioner to Samoa in respect of the upcoming completion of her Excellency’s tenure as Australia’s High Commissioner to Samoa. The Commission congratulated Her Excellency for her successful tenure and thanked her for her exceptional Leadership in facilitating Australia’s [...]

2023-12-15T16:09:22+13:00December 15th, 2023|2022, News|Comments Off on COURTESY VISIT BY HER EXCELLENCY MS. EMILY LUCK, AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER TO SAMOA

Talanoa and Faasoa Session for CEOs

PSC hosts first Faasoa & Talanoa session for CEOs, as part of a suite of initiatives under Pillar 1: Leadership Development. The session provided a platform for CEOs to network, share ideas, and make professional connections, in a more relaxed setting. The PSC acknowledges the ongoing support of DFAT funded Tautai Facility, towards its [...]

2023-12-15T16:01:57+13:00December 15th, 2023|2022, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Talanoa and Faasoa Session for CEOs