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Dyfan Jones: The REACH Capacity Building Workshop

It is a great privilege to be with you at this Capacity Building Workshop organized by the Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation in partnership with the UNDP Pacific Office in Fiji. It…  


Bakhodir Burkhanov: Training Workshop for Fiji MPs on Gender-based Violence and Human Rights

Women’s empowerment and political participation are a matter of human rights. While the right to vote and contest elections is widely available to women all over the world, the goal of gender balance…  


Bakhodir Burkhanov: Handover event at Tonga’s Legislative Assembly Premises

This was a show of great solidarity and support from Tonga’s fellow legislatures. UNDP only played a facilitative role by liaising with our partner Parliaments and covering the cost of lifting the…  


Bakhodir Burkhanov: Japan–UNDP “Exchange of Notes” Signing Ceremony

This strengthened collaboration comes at a moment when Parliaments and Legislatures in the Pacific and globally have started acting on the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, which is also at the…  


Bakhodir Burkhanov: Access to Justice Assessment Launch in Fiji

The assessment we are embarking upon will seek to analyze whether citizens are actually able to access and use justice institutions to solve their common justice problems, identify factors affecting…  


Bakhodir Burkhanov: The Pacific Regional Workshop on Monitoring Sustainable Development Goal 16

The focus of our gathering is Sustainable Development Goal 16, particularly its targets focused on rule of law and access to justice, corruption and transparent and accountable institutions. The very…  


Bakhodir Burkhanov: On the appointment of Celebrity Chef Robert Oliver as the UNDP Pacific Office’s Advocate for Food, Sustainable Development and Wellbeing

Today we celebrate the appointment of Chef Robert Oliver as our Pacific Advocate for Food, Sustainable Development and Wellbeing. Robert is no stranger to UNDP having advised a number of our projects.…  


Bakhodir Burkhanov: Handing over of road works and new climate-proofed building

Assisting Pacific Island Countries to cope with climate change and disasters is therefore a key focus area of UNDP’s work. UNDP and our partners have been supporting the Vanuatu Government to address…  


Bakhodir Burkhanov: Member of Parliaments Workshop on Parliamentary Engagement with the Sustainable Development Goals

In Fiji and elsewhere, these principles of national ownership, inclusive space for debates, and holistic approach to development clearly point to the Parliament as the key actor to ensure the success…  

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