Mereseini Vuniwaqa

Vuniwaqa Sets National Women’s Expo Timetable
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Vuniwaqa Sets National Women’s Expo Timetable

After the 4th Expo we have li­censed more than 170 women with the Fijian Made branding

Strength In Unity, Says Vuniwaqa
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Strength In Unity, Says Vuniwaqa

Mentors may not always be your cheerleaders, but they are always in your corner.

80% Of Pacific Market Vendors Are Women
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80% Of Pacific Market Vendors Are Women

That membership has grown to 100 members today and we thank them for agreeing to promote IWD today and to further en...

Programme Has Reached More Than 7000 People
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Programme Has Reached More Than 7000 People

The Fund is extremely im­portant, especially given their commitment of AU$10.5 million (FJ$15.79 million) from 2017...

Positive Strides In Gender Equality, Women Empowerment: Minister Vuniwaqa
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Positive Strides In Gender Equality, Women Empowerment: Minister Vuniwaqa

In prepara­tion for Fiji’s participation in Ge­neva, one of the greatest challeng­es which the ministry encount...

Persons With Disabilities Live In Poverty, Result Of Neglect: Vuniwaqa
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Persons With Disabilities Live In Poverty, Result Of Neglect: Vuniwaqa

“The fact that persons with dis­abilities are more likely to live in poverty is often the result of igno­rance a...

Editorial: Spot on Vuniwaqa! It’s Not Leadership, But Decaying Moral Values
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Editorial: Spot on Vuniwaqa! It’s Not Leadership, But Decaying Moral Values

It is the responsibility of parents and guardians to teach children about these values. No Constitution or national ...

Ministry Distributes School Supplies
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Ministry Distributes School Supplies

The Ministry for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation brought joy to underprivileged parents and children in some...

Education the most Powerful  Tool for Empowerment: Vuniwaqa
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Education the most Powerful Tool for Empowerment: Vuniwaqa

Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Mereseini Vuniwaqa told students and parents of Nanuku, that e...

Vuniwaqa equips students of  Nanuku Settlement, Vatuwaqa
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Vuniwaqa equips students of Nanuku Settlement, Vatuwaqa

Minister reminds parents, children that education is the most powerful tool for empowerment. More than 100 students ...

102-year-old thanks God for long life
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102-year-old thanks God for long life

  Benina Ciriavesi, the oldest resident of the Golden Age Home, thanked God for her longevity, to be able celeb...

Natuvu Park Open Marketplace for Women
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Natuvu Park Open Marketplace for Women

  The Minister for Women, Children and Poverty alleviation, Mereseini Vuniwaqa has urged more women to be econo...

Light Someone’s World Today, Fijians Urged
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Light Someone’s World Today, Fijians Urged

There is no feeling more satisfying when one sees the unshed tears of joy for those whose hunger has been appeased o...

Asenaca, 15, Shows Talent, Entrepreneurship Skills
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Asenaca, 15, Shows Talent, Entrepreneurship Skills

  Asenaca Kaukimoala is helping her parents earning extra money thanks to a church member who taught her during...

Saneem: 24 per cent of women contested elections
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Saneem: 24 per cent of women contested elections

  Women made up 24 per cent of the total number of candidates who contested the 2018 General Election, says Sup...

Women’s Empowerment Allocation Up Threefold
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Women’s Empowerment Allocation Up Threefold

  The budgetary allocation for women’s empowerment has increased approximately threefold over the past decade...

Wheelchair, Bed Eases Struggle of Disabled Mum
NATION

Wheelchair, Bed Eases Struggle of Disabled Mum

The days of struggling with mobility and moving around with a walking stick will no longer be a problem for Ali­tia...

Vuniwaqa Praises  China For Friendship
NATION

Vuniwaqa Praises China For Friendship

Mereseini Vuniwaqa said Fiji was lucky to have friends like the Government of the People’s Republic of China that ...

Staff Train To Change Mindset, Belief System
NATION

Staff Train To Change Mindset, Belief System

The bid to nurture a society that is free from discrimi­nation and violence was the core message at a training sess...

Vuniwaqa, Delegation Explore Services Design For Aged
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Vuniwaqa, Delegation Explore Services Design For Aged

A Government delegation to the Repub­lic of Korea will explore opportuni­ties and see how services for the aged ar...

Minister Assures North Women Groups Markets For Their Products
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Minister Assures North Women Groups Markets For Their Products

Ministry for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation is tasked with creating a more sustainable market for women art...

Preserving, Maintaining Unique Provincial Design Is Vital: Vuniwaqa
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Preserving, Maintaining Unique Provincial Design Is Vital: Vuniwaqa

Minister for Women, Chil­dren and Poverty Allevia­tion Mereseini Vuniwaqa urged the women of Yasawa to preserve th...

Minister Commends Women’s Resilience
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Minister Commends Women’s Resilience

Minister for Women, Chil­dren and Poverty Allevia­tion Mereseini Vuniwaqa has commended the resilience of the wome...

First Barefoot College In The North
NATION

First Barefoot College In The North

The Fiji Barefoot College, which is a solar electrification training centre, has been jointly supported by the Gover...

School’s Water Woes Fixed Thanks To Resort
NATION

School’s Water Woes Fixed Thanks To Resort

The new 10,000 litre water tank donation from Shan­gri-La’s Fijian Resort & Spa is expected to assist more th...

Women Need Information, Tools  To Build Business: Vuniwaqa
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Women Need Information, Tools To Build Business: Vuniwaqa

A lack of necessary information and tools needed for running a businesses is a hurdle budding women entrepreneurs fa...

4000 Plus For Homes-CARE Help
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4000 Plus For Homes-CARE Help

Police officers deployed to oversee crowd, road cones were also put up to ease the flow of traffic   More than ...

Newborn Baby Abandoned at Labasa Market
NEWS

Newborn Baby Abandoned at Labasa Market

The Ministry for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation has urged mothers and young women to understand that “hel...

Skills Training For Rural, Maritime Women
NATION

Skills Training For Rural, Maritime Women

  The Ministry for Women hosted close to 30 women from around the rural and maritime areas in Fiji to a three-d...

Objectional Photos  Uproar
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Objectional Photos Uproar

There is uproar from the authorities, from a Cabinet minister, the Director of Fiji Human Rights Commission, NGOs an...

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