Fiji is a South Pacific island nation with over 350 islands and islets, approximately 100 of which are inhabited. The capital of Fiji is Suva. Once a leader of Pacific democracies, Fiji has been under military rule since 2006. Since the government's abrogation of Fiji's Constitution in April 2009, the government has ruled by decree and enforced Public Emergency Regulations that limit basic freedoms.
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Publ.Date : Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:45:00 GMT
Living it tough
After that, all my focus was on becoming a teacher, so I enrolled as a private student at the Fiji National University,? the 21-year-old said. ?I took up English and geography studies at FNU?s Natabua ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 13 Jul 2021 03:28:00 GMT
Senior Project Officer - Pacific Partnership to End Violence against Women and Girls Project
Senior Project Officer - Pacific Partnership to End Violence against Women and Girls Project will support the Project Coordinator in the planning, implementation, monitoring and reporting on the SPC ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 15 Jul 2021 07:52:00 GMT
World in Progress: Fiji village and the rising water
In 2015, a mysterious disease killed 90% of the Saiga antelope in the steppe of Central Kazakhstan. Experts feared they'd all be lost. But those fears have turned to hope: there's a baby boom on ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Jun 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Asian youth and racism: One in four students treated unfairly by teachers, study finds
"Is it because [especially for newer arrivals] their English is not ... The 23-year-old Fiji Indian research assistant and youth worker did well in school and teachers had high expectations ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 27 Jun 2021 15:33:00 GMT
From Fiji to Houston, how rugby lifted Paula Balekana
Growing up in Fiji, the future professional ... He was embarrassed by his rudimentary English skills and often asked to give presentations to teachers after class so he could avoid speaking ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 24 Jun 2021 07:56:00 GMT
How do we stop the plunder of the Pacific? A panel of experts give their solutions
Vani Catanasiga is the executive director at Fiji Council of Social Service Photograph: Supplied The challenge is re-teaching this ... proposed developments in English and not in the vernacular.
Publ.Date : Fri, 25 Jun 2021 14:58:00 GMT
Ministry receives special grant assistance from the Korean government
science equipment and other teaching aid materials required by the schools. The Korean Ambassador to Fiji H.E. Mr. Park Young-kyu had a virtual meeting with Minister Akbar earlier this week to ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 11 Jul 2021 20:12:00 GMT
Is New Zealand v Fiji on TV? UK kick-off time, live stream info and team news
New Zealand are set to once again face Fiji this weekend, having seen off the same opposition last time out. The All Blacks emerged with a 57-23 win over the Pacific Islanders last weekend ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 17 Jul 2021 13:01:00 GMT
Fiji selects Sorovi, Mataele for NZ tests; Radradra out
But backline star Semi Radradra is unavailable because of commitments to his English club, Bristol, and his preparations for the rugby sevens tournament at the Tokyo Olympics. The Fiji team will ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 14 Jun 2021 21:17:00 GMT
S. Korean, Fijian leaders note bilateral agreement on aid in letters
The leaders of South Korea and Fiji have exchanged letters on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the two sides establishing diplomatic ties, Cheong Wa Dae said. In a letter to his Fijian ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 06 Jul 2021 09:44:00 GMT