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Enhancing Cooperation for Disaster Management

Date: August 13th, 2015 09:41 PM

07 November, 2013 In order to support enhanced coordination and collaboration in the event of a disaster in Fiji, the Australian Aid program, through the Fiji Community Development Program (FCDP), will bring together various agencies and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) for a three-day workshop. In order to support enhanced coordination and collaboration in the event…

AUSAID TAKES COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TO THE NORTH

Date: August 13th, 2015 09:40 PM

15 July, 2013The AusAID funded Fiji Community Development Program will mark its one year anniversary with the commissioning of its Labasa Office on July 17th, 2013 by Ms Joanne Choe, Counsellor, Development Cooperation Fiji and Tuvalu. The AusAID funded Fiji Community Development Program will mark its one year anniversary with the commissioning of its Labasa…

Equal Opportunities for the Disabled

Date: August 13th, 2015 09:38 PM

24 June, 2013 In efforts to empower people living with disabilities in the Western Division, AusAID’s Fiji Community Development Program (FCDP) and the Western Disabled Peoples’ Association have joined hands to reduce the dependence disabled persons have on their relatives and others to meet their day to day financial and other special needs. In efforts…

CSOS, PARTNERS ASSESS TC EVAN REHABILITATION EFFORTS

Date: August 13th, 2015 09:31 PM

22 February, 2013 Lautoka, Fiji (22 February, 2013)  –  Responding to disasters forms a large part of international development efforts, particularly as Fiji is now globally ranked 15th among those countries most at risk to environmental disasters, says an AusAID official. Citing the UN World Risk Report 2012, AusAID Acting Counselor (Fiji and Tuvalu), Mr…

CSOS GET AUSTRALIAN ASSISTANCE FOR CYCLONE EVAN COMMUNITY REHABILITATION WORK

Date: June 16th, 2015 12:11 AM

Suva, Fiji (27 December, 2012) –  Families and communities around Fiji had Christmas cheer delivered to them in various forms  this week  when AusAID, through its Fiji Community Development Program (FCDP), provided over F$600,000 in grants and financial assistance to communities affected by Tropical Cyclone Evan. The AusAID funding was channeled through Civil Society Organisations …

FIJI COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM EXTENDS OUTREACH TO THE WEST

Date: May 18th, 2015 08:52 AM

29 November, 2012 Suva, Fiji (29 November, 2012)  –  Australia will  be  investing FJ$100 million annually by 2014 to help improve access to basic services, such as health and education, as well as supporting innovative local initiatives to help build the resilience of  rural and isolated communities in the country, says  Acting Australian High Commissioner,…

AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES NEW PROGRAM IN FIJI

Date: May 18th, 2015 08:11 AM

Suva, Fiji (12 October, 2012) –  Seventy thousand poor, disadvantaged and vulnerable communities in Fiji will benefit from AusAID’s new flagship civil society program, the Fiji Community Development Program (FCDP), which was officially launched in Suva today. The FCDP began operating in Fiji in June 2012 and will fund community development in Fiji through Civil…