Children and Poverty Alleviation

VIP Treat For Centenarian Nau Benina
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VIP Treat For Centenarian Nau Benina

  Our beloved Benina Ciriavesi celebrated her 100th birthday at the Samabula Senior Citizen’s Home yesterday ...

Spinal Injury Group Back Budget
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Spinal Injury Group Back Budget

The increased allocation in the 2016-2017 Budget for the empowerment of persons living with disabilities has been co...

Increased Funding For Enhanced Child Services In Fiji
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Increased Funding For Enhanced Child Services In Fiji

  The Ministry of Children has received an increased budgetary allocation in the 2016-2017 budget to enable enh...

$0.5m For The National Women’s Expo
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$0.5m For The National Women’s Expo

The women artisans around Fiji are now looking forward to participate in the upcoming National Women’s Expo, after...

Semo Women’s  Market Chances
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Semo Women’s Market Chances

  More than 40 women of Semo Village in Nadroga are feeling more empowered than ever before. This was after the...

Ministry Opens Training Centre For Empowerment
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Ministry Opens Training Centre For Empowerment

  The Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation yesterday opened a new training centre for Shrest Mot...

Centre Unlocks New Opportunities: Akbar
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Centre Unlocks New Opportunities: Akbar

    Creating new gateways for the economic empowerment and improved livelihood opportunities for disadvant...

They Are Not Forgotten  With $1.6 million: Akbar
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They Are Not Forgotten With $1.6 million: Akbar

Ministry for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation allocated $1.6 million for initiatives that will target the dis...

298 Graduate In Bau
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298 Graduate In Bau

New pathways for sustainable livelihood development have been crafted for 298 people on Bau Island in Tailevu. This ...

Community Challenged To Become Champions Of Violence Free society
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Community Challenged To Become Champions Of Violence Free society

The leaders and communities in the Island of Bau in Tailevu province have been challenged to become champions of vio...

Ministry Working On Helpline For Women
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Ministry Working On Helpline For Women

$170,000 allocated for Domestic Violence helpline: Dr Koroivueta One of the major priorities for the Ministry of Wom...

Increase Disability Services, A-G Urged
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Increase Disability Services, A-G Urged

The Fiji Disabled Peoples Federation is appealing to Government to increase the disability services. Federation proj...

Calls On Sexual Violence Most Common
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Calls On Sexual Violence Most Common

  Most common calls received by the National Child Helpline from January 2015 to April this year were from chil...

Their Welfare Is Paramount:  Dr Koroivueta
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Their Welfare Is Paramount: Dr Koroivueta

One of the key priorities for Government is developing the inclusive education services for children with special ne...

Ministry Takes Child Into Custody From Mum
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Ministry Takes Child Into Custody From Mum

The Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation has taken a child into their custody amid claims that the mo...

Self-sufficiency for residents
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Self-sufficiency for residents

A new project has been developed by the Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation to promote self-sufficie...

Koroboya Villagers Thank Govt
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Koroboya Villagers Thank Govt

The people of Koroboya Village in Ba are thankful to Government for the assistance provided through the Help for Hom...

Beneficiaries Praise Govt’s Active Response
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Beneficiaries Praise Govt’s Active Response

  The Fijian Government’s active response to assist the families in rebuilding their lives have been commende...

Budget Concerns For Disabled People
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Budget Concerns For Disabled People

  Budget limitations should not be a hindrance to providing services to persons with disabilities in Fiji, says...

A Role Model For Children at Treasure Home
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A Role Model For Children at Treasure Home

 Reaching out to care for the uncared and therein inculcating the culture of generosity and unity among others is...

Homes Rebuilding Going Well: Akbar
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Homes Rebuilding Going Well: Akbar

Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Rosy Akbar said the Help For Home initiative was being carried ...

From Beggar To Business
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From Beggar To Business

A new opportunity was created for Sarab Sati, 53, to improve her life through the Ministry of Women, Children and Po...

Beneficiaries Thank Government
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Beneficiaries Thank Government

People from maritime communities who had lost their homes in Tropical Cyclone Winston are preparing to rebuild their...

Ministry Works Closely With Vendors
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Ministry Works Closely With Vendors

The Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation recently met with the three vendors of the Food Voucher prog...

From Nadogo To India
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From Nadogo To India

Siliva Sele believes a woman’s strength is her faith and commitment. The 50-year-old mother of three children from...

It’s a Serious Crime: Minister
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It’s a Serious Crime: Minister

Domestic violence is not a private matter in any household, it is a serious crime, says Rosy Akbar The Minister for ...

Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama’s Speech At The Launch Of Help For Homes Initiative And Launch Of Adopt A School Website
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Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama’s Speech At The Launch Of Help For Homes Initiative And Launch Of Adopt A School Website

Honourable Ministers, Your Excellencies, Members of the Diplomatic Corps, President and members of The Fiji Institut...

Govt Initiates $19m Welfare Payouts
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Govt Initiates $19m Welfare Payouts

More than 40,000 people under the Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation welfare schemes will benefit f...

Minister Akbar Touches Hearts of Affected Families
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Minister Akbar Touches Hearts of Affected Families

Residents of Maururu Settlement in Ba praised the Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation,  Rosy Akbar...

Three Ministers Elate Ba’s Vika
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Three Ministers Elate Ba’s Vika

Vika Nasilasila, 60, of Nailaga Village in Ba, thanked the Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, Minister for Women,...

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