Charles Kelly from the Solomon Islands is President of Solomon Islands Planned Parenthood Association (SIPPA). He first became involved with the Member Association in 1994.
Charles is Chief Executive Officer of Honiara City Council and has previously worked for UNDP, WHO, as Secretary General of SI Red Cross Society, as a project officer for the South Pacific Alliance for Health, (SPAFH), and as Program Manager, Solomon Islands Christian Association.
His key areas of interest are governance and volunteering, consultancy, diplomacy and negotiating.
He has held the roles of Chairman of Development Service Exchange – the umbrella NGO in Solomon Islands, Vice Chairman of the Pacific Islands Associations of Non-Governmental Organisations and is currently President of Solomon Islands Red Cross Society and Advisor to the City Mayor.