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Deputy Secretary General of the Pacific Island Forum Secretariat’s Economic Governance and Security programme (Fiji/Regional)
Ms Fong Toy’s extensive experience incorporates research on Pacific legal issues and working in a civil society organisation in New Zealand and experience in election observation missions, encapsulating vast knowledge and understanding of regional and international issues. Ms Fong Toy served as Director for the Forum Secretariat’s Political Governance and Security Programme until 2008. Prior to her appointment as Director she also served the Secretariat as International Legal Adviser and Legal & Political Officer. Ms Fong Toy holds a Bachelor of Laws from the Victoria University in New Zealand and Masters in International Relations from Deakin University, Australia. In her present position, Ms Fong Toy is responsible for leading the Secretariat’s work on economic governance, trade and investment, political governance, security and good governance.