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UN Pacific Human Rights Commissioner Welcomed

Foreign Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola assures support to regional Office. Minister for Foreign Affairs Ratu Inoke Kubuabola received a courtesy call yesterday from the newly appointed regional representative of the
11 Aug 2016 10:50
UN Pacific Human Rights  Commissioner Welcomed
Minister for Foreign Affairs Ratu Inoke Kubuabola (right), with the new regional representative of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Pacific Dr Chitralekha Massey. Photo: DEPTFO News

Foreign Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola assures support to regional Office.

Minister for Foreign Affairs Ratu Inoke Kubuabola received a courtesy call yesterday from the newly appointed regional representative of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in the Pacific Dr Chitralekha Massey.

Minister Kubuabola formally welcomed Dr Massey to Fiji and assured his ministry’s support to OHCHR’s regional Office.

Dr Massey expressed her delight to be in Fiji and expressed her desire to strengthen their co-operation with Government agencies including the Fiji Police Force, Fiji Corrections Services and the National Disaster Management Office.

Dr Massey, who previously worked in Tanzania as a Senior Human Rights Adviser, was the Deputy Director for the Iraq Wide Human Rights Office of the United Nations Assistance Mission to Iraq.

Source: DEPTFO News

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