Pacific Islands Roundtable for Nature Conservation


The Pacific Islands Roundtable for Nature Conservation (PIRT) is a coalition of nature conservation and development organisations, governments, inter-governmental organisations, donor agencies, and community groups, created to increase effective conservation action in the Pacific Islands region.

The current PIRT Chair is Margaret West of BirdLife International, who took up the role in 2020.  PIRT’s Members, Working Groups and many friends would like to say thank you and vinaka vakalevu the past chair, Mason Smith of IUCN Oceania, for his leadership of the Roundtable since 2017.

SPREP is the permanent Secretariat of the Roundtable.

The Pacific Island Roundtable for Nature Conservation has a new official webpage to support its work and that of the working groups.