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NMI meeting of NGOs on May 18

(Press Release) — The Marianas Alliance for Non-Governmental Organizations or MANGO calls on all NGO leaders to come to a meeting with Mr. Akmal Ali a staff member of the Pacific Islands Association for Non-Governmental Organizations or PIANGO.

He has worked to give a voice in policy formulation, and directly contribute to the development and strengthening the capacity of the civil society sector in the Pacific for more than 27 years.

The meeting will be held on Friday, May 18, from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at the WestCare Pacific CNMI office, Springs Plaza on Beach Road, Gualo Rai.

The PIANGO network represents National Liaison Units that serve as national CSO platforms in 27 member countries and territories. By focusing on the theme “Rethinking Development and Reshaping the Pacific We Want By 2030,” PIANGO is currently working on the following priority areas: strengthening CSO platforms in the Pacific, development effectiveness, evidence-based policy advocacy and Pacific development leadership and decolonization and self determination. To learn more about PIANGO and its members, please visit

The Agenda:

  1. MANGO: Introduction and Moving Forward
  2. PIANGO Workshop on scope of Work and on Development Effectiveness, CSO Accountability and Agenda 2030 (Sustainable Development Goals) to collaborate and move forward in building a greater socio-economic sustainability for our Blue Continent (Pacific).

For more information contact  Frances Sablan at 287-9274 or, or Akmal Ali at 286-3391 or