Decision 8.6 Update on Inclusion of Cook Islands as SOFF Beneficiary with SIDS Status

At its 7th SOFF Steering Committee meeting through Decision 7.5 decided to update the SOFF beneficiary countries list to include Niue as SIDS eligible for Readiness, Investment and Compliance support and subject to confirmation of ODA eligibility also to include Cook Islands. This document updates the information relevant to the eligibility of the Cook Islands and recommends that Cook Islands be included among the list of countries eligible for full support despite not being ODA eligible.