Murray McCully is in Palau for the 45th Pacific Islands Forum, which officially opens today in the capital Koror.
McCully says the Pacific Plan has a lot of potential, which has yet to be realised.
"The Pacific Plan is a process that has been useful ion expressing aspirations but hasn't actually resulted in a lot of concrete actions. And there is a resolve I think among leaders to try and change that around. I think they have decided that if everything is a priority, nothing is a priority."...