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Fact Sheet: Vice President Harris Announces Commitments to Strengthen U.S. Partnership with the Pacific Islands

On July 12, Vice President Harris will participate virtually in the Pacific Islands Forum leaders’ meeting at the invitation of the Forum Chair Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama of Fiji. As part of this engagement with Forum leaders, the Vice President will announce new commitments to deepen U.S. partnership with the region and to deliver concrete ...
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Under Pacific Partnership, U.S. Navy and RFMF Hand Over New Navonu Primary School Classrooms

SUVA, Fiji – On July 2, the United States and the Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) Engineers formally handed over a new two-room classroom for the Navonu Primary School to the Fiji Ministry of Education, Heritage and Arts (MEHA). U.K. Royal Navy Captain Kerri Harris, attended the handover ceremony representing United States Navy Pacific ...
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USAID Supports First-Ever Braille Voter Guide for Blind and Vision Impaired in Fiji

To ensure information is accessible for all persons with disabilities during the upcoming General Elections in Fiji, U.S. Charge d’affaires Tony Greubel today handed over the first ever braille Assistive Voting Steps Easy to Read Guide to the Supervisor of Elections Mr. Mohammed Saneem. The United States International Agency for International Development (USAID) through its ...
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The United States Provides Immediate Assistance to Respond to Drought in Kiribati

SUVA—The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing US$500,000 in humanitarian assistance to respond to the drought across Kiribati due to below normal rainfall, exacerbated by the ongoing impacts of climate change. So far this year, some areas have recorded less than 2.3 inches of rainfall total. The resulting drought ...
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U.S. Embassy Launches 2022 Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Program

SUVA – United States Chargé d’Affaires ad interim (CDA) Rebecca Owen welcomed over 100 Fijian women entrepreneurs to U.S. Embassy Suva to launch the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) for the third year in a row. AWE enhances women entrepreneurs’ skills in business and marketing through peer-to-peer learning and mentor facilitation. The U.S. Embassy is ...
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