Pacific Resource Infrastructure Facility (PRIF)

Established in 2008 to provide technical assistance, research and knowledge products on key infrastructure issues to Pacific island countries

and as a coordination facility for the principal development partners in the region.

Cook Islands

Water Partnership Technical Workshop

The Ministry of Infrastructure and Planning (MOIP) and the Ministry of Finance and Economic Management (MFEM) are jointly developing a partnership for the water sector in the Cook Islands.

As formally announced by the Minister of Finance, the Honourable Mark Brown to development partners, the purpose of the Water Partnership will be to bring together technical and financial expertise from the government and our partners, to set out a holistic and efficient way forward for water supply in the Cook Islands.

Cook Islands NIIP

The Cook Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan (CI NIIP) outlines the Cook Islands’ priorities and plans for major infrastructure over the next 10 years. The plan focuses on strategic investments important to Cook Islands’ future. CI NIIP was assembled through a consultative process involving a wide range of stakeholders, including government, international agencies, civil society and the private sector.

Water in the Cook Islands

Public awareness of the need to improve national water services is demonstrated by the consistent high priority given to water in the Cook Islands National Sustainable Development Plan. By building on past efforts, it is expected that relevant national water policies and significant water service improvements can be achieved.

Cook Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan, summary paper

This brochure provides a brief summary of the Cook Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan (CI NIIP), published in 2015 by the Government of the Cook Islands with the technical assistance of the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF). The report, endorsed and adopted by the Cook Islands Cabinet on 14 April 2015, outlines the priorities and plans for major infrastructure in the Cook Islands over the next ten years and focuses on strategic investments important to the Cook Islands’ future.