New Zealand High Commission Suva, Fiji


In a bid to provide safe drinking water to a community in the interior of Viti Levu, New Zealand Government financial assistance of $14,600 was given towards a water project in Navosa Province.

Working in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Fiji (HFHF) and the villagers, the New Zealand High Commission (NZHC) funded construction of a completely new and safe water system for the Namacawa community.


The New Zealand High Commission (NZHC) recently assisted Nabukulevuira Primary School with over $6600 worth of library resources and water tanks.

Nabukulevuira Primary is an isolated boarding school with a roll of 92, situated in the province of Kadavu.
Acting Head Teacher, Sereima Tuitubou was overwhelmed with the assistance and acknowledged NZHC for the substantial support provided.

“We are very thankful to the NZHC for addressing the needs of our school,” said Ms Tuitubou.


To help nurture Fiji’s emerging musical talent, the New Zealand High Commission is funding a series of workshops to be conducted by visiting musicians taking part in the International Jazz and Blues Festival.



ANZAC Day in Suva this year will be celebrated with a dawn commemorative service tomorrow morning at the Australian High Commission.



Foreign Minister Murray McCully has announced that New Zealand will make NZ$500,000 immediately available to agencies assisting flood victims in Fiji.


The New Zealand High Commission (NZHC) is pleased to support the development of future leaders through the Leadership Fiji 2012 programme.


Acting New Zealand Head of Mission to Fiji, Phillip Taula, has today announced that New Zealand will make FJ$2.2 million available for disaster preparedness following the devastating floods which affected the whole of the Fiji Group, in particular the Western and Northern Divisions.


The Secondary Schools Essay Competition has become a popular and well established event in Fiji’s education calendar, allowing senior students to illustrate their writing skills.

For the past three consecutive years, students from schools all over Fiji have entered the competition and produced many impressive and well researched essays.

Given the success of this competition, the New Zealand High Commission and the Fiji Association in Auckland (Inc) are once again pleased to announce the 2012 National Essay Competition.


With the beginning of the new school term, three schools on the outskirts of Savusavu, Nausori and Suva have benefited from the New Zealand High Commission’s (NZHC) small grants scheme.

Under the Head of Mission Fund, FJ$7000 worth of library books was donated to the schools.

In order to improve literacy, encourage students to read and research, especially students in disadvantaged areas, NZHC was pleased to provide educational support in the form of library books.


Australia and New Zealand will together provide up to F$1 million to assist the people of Fiji respond to the effects of the flooding that has caused extensive damage in recent days.

Fiji’s National Disaster Management Office reports indicate that more than 1,500 people have been evacuated because of the floods which now affect most parts of the country but, more particularly, the Western Division.

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