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United States Department of State Releases 2021 Annual Trafficking in Persons Report for Tonga

Suva, Fiji  – On July 2, the U.S. Department of State released the 2021 annual Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report for Tonga.  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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Health Alert for Fiji

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Suva, Fiji (June 21, 2021) Location:  Fiji COVID-19 Information  Last Updated:  June 18, 2021  ***  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from ...
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U.S. Embassy Launches 2021 Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Program

SUVA – The United States Chargé d’Affaires Tony Greubel welcomed over 100 Fijian women entrepreneurs virtually to celebrate the launch of the Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) program for 2021. AWE is designed to further enhance women entrepreneurs’ skill sets in business and marketing. Seven groups of 20-25 women throughout Viti Levu and Vanua Levu ...
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USAID Partners with UNICEF to Provide Critical COVID-19 Response Supplies to Fiji

On May 20, the U.S. Government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) responded to the Government of Fiji’s request for critical assistance needed to confront the evolving COVID-19 situation in Fiji.   In partnership with UNICEF, USAID quickly redirected funding to procure vital infection prevention and control items for Fiji’s Ministry of Health.  ...
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U.S. Embassy Introduces Directory for Pacific Exporters

SUVA – Today, the United States Chargé d’Affaires (CDA) to Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, and Tuvalu Tony Greubel released the U.S.-Based Export Services Providers Directory to connect Pacific exporters with expert consulting companies in the United States. The directory provides a list of U.S. companies with expertise in business-to-business matchmaking, distribution, marketing, and biosecurity compliance ...
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