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AG MEETS UN SECRETARY-GENERAL FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS

FIJI’S leadership role in climate change and Fiji’s success in a number of spheres dominated talks between Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum and the UN Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Mr. Miroslav Jenca. At the meeting, the Attorney-General reviewed Fiji’s preparatory efforts in the lead-up to COP23, to be held in Bonn, Germany in November. The two men ... Read More »

Coca Cola Amatil (Fiji) Launches Solar Energy Project

PRIME Minister Voreqe Bainimarama reiterated the challenges we in the Pacific face and ways in which we can embark on some of our own solutions to the challenge the entire world faces from climate change. Speaking at the launching of Coca Cola Amatil Fiji (CCAF) Solar Energy Project yesterday, Mr Bainimarama said there are three basic tests that indicate if ... Read More »

NATIONAL GREEN OLYMPIAD 2017 COMPETITION LAUNCHED

THE National Green Olympiad 2017 competition will give primary school students a chance to enhance their scope of learning on issues of national and global importance. This was highlighted by the Minister for Education, Heritage and Arts Hon. Dr Mahendra Reddy at the official launch of the competition in Suva today. Minister Reddy said the initiative will examine contemporary issues ... Read More »

ADB TO SUPPORT FIJI’S COP23 PRESIDENCY, JOIN ADVISORY PANEL

THE Asian Development Bank (ADB) will invest $1.5 million to assist Fiji’s Presidency of the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP23) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and join the Government of Fiji’s COP23 Advisory Panel. “ADB’s support for Fiji’s Presidency of COP23 comes as ADB is doubling the total financing we provide for climate change ... Read More »

ATTORNEY-GENERAL ADDRESSES HIGH-LEVEL REPRESENTATIVES OF THE G20

THE Attorney-General and Minister Responsible for Climate Change addressed the High-Level representatives of the G20 at the inaugural dialogue between the G20 and the V20 following the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings in Washington. The Group of Twenty (G20) is the central forum for international cooperation on financial and economic issues. The G20 countries account for more than four-fifths of gross ... Read More »

PM UPDATES UNESCO ON COP 23 PREPARATIONS

PRIME Minister Voreqe Bainimarama today received the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences, Dr. Flavia Schlegel, and provided an update on Fiji’s preparatory effort for the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 23). At the meeting, the Prime Minister sought cooperation with UNESCO on raising public awareness on mitigating and adapting to climate change ... Read More »

FIJI PRESENTS LOGO FOR COP 23 PRESIDENCY

Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama has unveiled the logo for Fiji’s upcoming presidency at this year’s UN Climate Change Conference (COP 23) in Bonn, Germany.   The logo design was based on the winning submission of a national design competition held in Fiji to develop the COP 23 logo. At a press conference in Suva, Prime Minister Bainimarama acknowledged the ... Read More »

Fiji Remembers the Wrath of Cyclone Winston

A year ago today Tropical Cyclone Winston bore down on our islands with unprecedented fury and no Fijian who witnessed its impact will ever forget the experience. This was how the President of Fiji His Excellency Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konusi Konrote described the wrath of tropical cyclone Winston during his thanksgiving address on the 1st year anniversary of Tropical Cyclone ... Read More »

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