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  • Landowners Unlock Potential in Development Minerals
    Dec 19, 2017

    Representatives of community resource owners from the Central and Western Division of Fiji are currently gathered in Nadi for a five-day, training of the trainers (ToT) workshop on enterprise skills, market analysis, investment promotion and value addition in the Development Minerals sector.

  • Strengthening Public Accounts Committees Considered at South-South Exchange
    Dec 12, 2017

    A two-day capacity building seminar for PAC members from the Parliaments of Cook Islands, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Tonga and Samoa with the aim of building the capacity of the committee leadership and their support staff is currently underway in Wellington, New Zealand.

  • Energy Efficiency for Vanuatu
    Dec 12, 2017

    Recently, the Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research carried out a Technical Assistance Week and Workshop on Energy Efficiency for Vanuatu. This workshop was hosted by the Vanuatu Energy Department as the local counterpart of the UNDP project, Center of Excellence for Small Island Development States, and funded in collaboration with the Dutch Kingdom.

  • UNDP Reaffirms Support to Solomon Islands
    Dec 11, 2017

    Solomon Islands Prime Minister Hon. Rick Hou has welcomed a delegation from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to discuss their support to the Government and the People of Solomon Islands in 2018 and beyond.

  • HRADC, UNDP and EU join forces to facilitate and nurture a culture of Human Rights in Fiji
    Dec 9, 2017

    Over the past week, the Fiji Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission, United Nations Development Programme and European Union organised six events across Fiji to facilitate and nurture the culture of human rights in Fiji and to raise awareness of access to justice reaching out to 516 people, with 85% reached being from outside of Suva.

  • People with disabilities encouraged to become more active through mobile service delivery
    Dec 7, 2017

    She had stopped going to her farm since she developed her knee pain over the last three years. The pain discouraged her to walk to and from her farm along the unpaved path from her village located on the hill and forced her to stay at home.

  • New Ballot Boxes Boosts Vanuatu’s Electoral Office
    Dec 4, 2017

    The Vanuatu Electoral office received a boost in operations with the hand-over of 100 international standard ballot boxes which will be used in the scheduled March 2018 Port Vila municipal elections.

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