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U.S. Embassy Offers Grant Opportunity to Promote Grassroots Economic Recovery

SUVA –The United States Embassy in Suva, Fiji is welcoming grant proposals between U.S. $20,000-$40,000 to support economic resilience in Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, and Tuvalu at the grassroots level during the COVID-19 pandemic.  This initiative is part of a host of activities by Embassy Suva and the Department of State in Washington, D.C. to promote ...
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The United States Donates 150,080 Moderna Vaccine Doses to Fiji

SUVA, Fiji – Over one hundred and fifty thousand life-saving doses of the Moderna vaccine arrived in Fiji through the COVAX Facility.  The donation aims to assist Fiji in its fight against COVID-19.  Today’s shipment is part of the 80 million doses of vaccine that President Biden committed from the U.S. vaccine supply to support ...
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United States Partners with UNICEF to Provide Critical Vaccine Technical Assistance Support to Governments cross the Pacific

Suva, Fiji – On July 15, the U.S. Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), announced a new $1.5 million partnership with UNICEF to support governments around the region to vaccinate their populations quickly and effectively against COVID-19. This new partnership, which will support efforts in Fiji, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, Nauru, ...
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U.S. Government Launches New Project To Assist Tourism Workers Affected by Pandemic

Suva, Fiji – The U.S. government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has awarded $840,000 to the Foundation for Rural Integrated Enterprises and Development (FRIEND) to boost the capacity of Fijian communities to mitigate the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. The grant will focus on vulnerable communities in Fiji’s tourism belt. The ...
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United States Department of State Releases The 2021 Annual Trafficking in Persons Report for Fiji

Suva, Fiji – On July 2, the U.S. Department of State released the 2021 annual Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report for Fiji. The Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 (TVPA) requires the Secretary of State to submit an annual TIP report to Congress. The goal of this report is to stimulate action and create partnerships ...
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