South Pacific and East Asia
The zonal departments at International Headquarters are the main administrative link with territories and commands. The international secretaries give oversight to and coordinate the Army's work in their respective geographical regions.
The International Secretary for the South Pacific and East Asia Zone is Commissioner Gillian Downer and the Secretary for Women's Ministries is Commissioner Janine Donaldson.
Contact the Zonal Department
Territories in the Zone
The Salvation Army South Pacific and East Asia Zone includes the following Territories, Commands and Regions:
- Australia Territory
- Hong Kong and Macau Command
- Indonesia Territory
- Japan Territory
- Korea Territory
- New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa Territory
- Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands Territory
- The Phillipines Territory
- Singapore, Malaysia and Myanmar Territory
- Taiwan Region
Click on the map pins for local contact details and websites.
News from around the South Pacific and East Asia
09 April 2019
Child protection practitioners from around the world attended a three-day conference in March 2019, focusing on ‘New Learning and Best Practice’
09 April 2019
The four-day visit that took the Commissioner Rosalie Peddle, Commissioner Bronwyn Buckingham and Captain Krista Andrews across New Zealand
15 March 2019
Following mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, members of The Salvation Army were able to provide support and transport
12 March 2019
The General called on all present to find more ways to be effective in engaging Salvationists and the wider Salvation Army in the issues of the day.
15 February 2019
The Salvation Army in Australia is responding after severe rain caused major flooding in northern Queensland.
06 February 2019
Four months on from the 7.5-magnitude quake The Salvation Army continues its humanitarian support to many communities and villages
01 January 2019
Mission must be the priority ‘however and wherever we connect with The Salvation Army’, says international leader
27 December 2018
The 376-page Salvation Army Year Book 2019 is available now, providing a complete overview of ministry right around the world
20 December 2018
Twelve weeks on from the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Sulawesi, The Salvation Army continues to serve
11 December 2018
General Brian Peddle and Commissioner Rosalie Peddle left behind numerous legacies in Australia after a 10-day visit covering three cities