Moses Amos
Director, Division of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Marine Ecosystems (FAME)

Secretariat of the Pacific Community
98848 Noumea Cedex
New Caledonia

Telephone: +687 26 20 00
Fax: +687 26 38 18


Moses Amos was SPC as Director of the Division of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Marine Ecosystems from March 2014 to March 2019.

Moses is from Vanuatu and speaks fluent English, Bislama and Melanesian Pidgin, and is conversant in French. He has a Master of Science degree in Biological Science from the University of Auckland and a Bachelor’s Degree in Zoology from Otago University, both in New Zealand.

Before joining SPC, Moses was the Director of Vanuatu’s Department of Fisheries for 12 years from September 1997 to December 2006 and from September 2010 until February 2014. From January 2007 to March 2010 he was Director of Fisheries Management at the Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) in the Solomon Islands.

Moses has worked both regionally and nationally, and is quite familiar with the economic, political and cultural dynamics of the region, as well as regional and country-specific policies, infrastructure and programmes relating to fisheries. He has a strong background in the development and management of fisheries policies and their implementation at both the national and regional level.