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International Civil Society Week Opens

 President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote (holding tabua) with CIVICUS World Alliance for Citizen participation Chairperson Anabel Cruz (left) and Noble Peace Laureate and former East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta during
05 Dec 2017 11:09
International Civil Society Week Opens
President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote(middle) with CIVICUS World Alliance for Citizen participation Chairperson Anabel Cruz(left) and Noble Peace Laureate and former East Timor President Jose Ramos Horta during the official opening of the 2017 International Civil Society Week Photo:Vilimoni Vaganalau

 President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote (holding tabua) with CIVICUS World Alliance for Citizen participation Chairperson Anabel Cruz (left) and Noble Peace Laureate and former East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta during the official opening of the 2017 International Civil Society Week at Novotel Suva Lami Bay on December 4, 2017.

The week-long civil society conference aims to find solutions for global challenges.

Guest speakers at the launch last night included CIVICS world Alliance for Citizen Participation chairperson Anabel Cruz, PIANGO chairperson Sarah Thomas-Nededog, USP vice-chancellor Professor Rajeshwar Chandra and Mr Ramos-Hota as keynote speaker.



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