Joshua Wycliffe

PS Environment Clarifies EIA Process
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PS Environment Clarifies EIA Process

Mr Wycliffe was aware of a particular saw-miller, who wanted to jointly meet the Director for Environment, Sandeep S...

Logging Bond Can be Appealed Given It Doesn’t Compromise Environment: Wycliffe
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Logging Bond Can be Appealed Given It Doesn’t Compromise Environment: Wycliffe

Being lucrative and sustainable Mr Wycliffe said the logging industry was a lucrative industry and Government was ta...

Private Sector Can Gain From Carbon Project
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Private Sector Can Gain From Carbon Project

"They help keep the eco-system, intact, while earning income for rural communities across Fiji. The Fiji Blue Carbon...

Shine a Light: Our Locals Vs The Foreign Expats
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Shine a Light: Our Locals Vs The Foreign Expats

Fiji offers competitive packages for these expatriates. Expatriate CEOs are on salaries between $300,000 and $500...

Fijian Media Association Holds Dialogue With The Department Of Environment
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Fijian Media Association Holds Dialogue With The Department Of Environment

Members of the Fijian Media Association (FMA) had the opportunity to dialogue with the Department of Environment Per...

Ban On Polystyrene Containers From Today
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Ban On Polystyrene Containers From Today

The ban was to come into effect from January 1, 2021 however a grace period was given for retailers and manufacturer...

Environment Launches 1500 Rehabilitation Jobs
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Environment Launches 1500 Rehabilitation Jobs

Over 1000 jobs will be created from the Ministry of Environment’s Jobs For Rehabilitation programme which was laun...

Ministry Of Environment Works With Cement Companies, Residents To Ensure Approval Conditions Are Met
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Ministry Of Environment Works With Cement Companies, Residents To Ensure Approval Conditions Are Met

There have been resurgent reports indicating clinker emission in the airspace in Lami.

Prohibition Notices Given To Pacific Cement And Tengy Cement
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Prohibition Notices Given To Pacific Cement And Tengy Cement

Two cement manufacturing companies have been issued prohibition notices by the Department of Environment to cease ac...

Wycliffe: Stop Work Order At Tengy
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Wycliffe: Stop Work Order At Tengy

A stop work order was issued to Lami-based Tengy Cement Factory yesterday, following concerns over of emission. Envi...

45 Companies Given Until February 24 To Comply
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45 Companies Given Until February 24 To Comply

Permanent secretary Joshua Wycliffe said over the last several months, the Environment Department had furthered its ...

45 Companies Given Compliance Notices
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45 Companies Given Compliance Notices

Fourty-five companies including diving companies were given non-compliance notices by the Ministry of Environment an...

Fiji and the United States of America Meet Under The Trade And Investment Framework Agreement For The First Time
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Fiji and the United States of America Meet Under The Trade And Investment Framework Agreement For The First Time

The inaugural Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) meeting between the United States of America (USA) and...

Call For Joint Action: Students Tearing Books, Polluting River
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Call For Joint Action: Students Tearing Books, Polluting River

The Ministry of Environment Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Environment, Joshua Wycliffe said he was made aw...

Lami-Based Food Processing Company Under Inspection
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Lami-Based Food Processing Company Under Inspection

For food processing companies, all waste including wastewater from production has to go through a grease trap and th...

Lami Food Company Issued Prohibition Notice
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Lami Food Company Issued Prohibition Notice

It is alleged that the company has been depositing its waste products alleged to be fat residues into a nearby drain...

The Naboro Landfill Story- Every 14 Months, A New Pit
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The Naboro Landfill Story- Every 14 Months, A New Pit

Suva alone bags 70 tons of garbage on a daily basis and at 100,000 tons of waste collected yearly, space is fast

Reddy And Wycliffe Cook Up A Storm For Staff Members
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Reddy And Wycliffe Cook Up A Storm For Staff Members

Mr Reddy did BBQ while Mr Wycliffe cooked up chicken biryani in open fire.

Ministry Of Environment Plans Legal Action Against Ram Sami & Sons (Fiji) Limited For Allegedly Dumping Waste
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Ministry Of Environment Plans Legal Action Against Ram Sami & Sons (Fiji) Limited For Allegedly Dumping Waste

Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Waterways and Environment Joshua Wycliffe confirmed the company had already ...

Lami Residents Not Happy With Plans By Chinese Company To Build Asphalt Plant
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Lami Residents Not Happy With Plans By Chinese Company To Build Asphalt Plant

The Permanent Secretary for Environment, Joshua Wycliffe, said they would consider the health of the community befor...

Balaga Bay Reconstruction Works In Savusavu On Hold, Improper EIA
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Balaga Bay Reconstruction Works In Savusavu On Hold, Improper EIA

The Department of Environment has sent out a stop notice to a contracting company that was building boulder retainin...

136 Tabuas Handed Over To Ministry of iTaukei Affairs
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136 Tabuas Handed Over To Ministry of iTaukei Affairs

A total of 146 ‘tabua’ were received from the New Zealand government, 10 of which will be kept with the Ministry...

Fijian Delegation Safe In Kenya
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Fijian Delegation Safe In Kenya

Mr Wycliffe speaking to the Fiji Sun while attending the 4th United Nations Assembly (Environment) in Nairobi in Ken...

Work Begins On Denarau Bridge Sewage Spill
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Work Begins On Denarau Bridge Sewage Spill

“Our officers have worked on a remedial notice and they will fix it by tonight, that’s what they told me,” Mr ...

Wycliffe: You Have Until February 25th To File Objections
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Wycliffe: You Have Until February 25th To File Objections

It is understood that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs had then agreed with Government of India for the Fijian Govern...

Ministry suggests land sales audit
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Ministry suggests land sales audit

Permanent Secretary for Housing Joshua Wycliffe has suggested to the Board of Directors and management of Housing Au...

Authority hopeful it will acquire land for homes
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Authority hopeful it will acquire land for homes

Housing Authority of Fiji is hopeful that it will acquire land at Naqeledamu in Tailevu for development. Permanent S...

Awareness To Protect Mangrove Stocks
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Awareness To Protect Mangrove Stocks

The Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Local Govern­ment, Housing and Environ­ment, Joshua Wycliffe, says there is...

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