Fiji Assessing Needs in Wake of Worst-Ever Cyclone

Wednesday, February 24, 2016
New York

The extent of destruction from Tropical Cyclone Winston, the Southern Hemisphere’s strongest tropical storm on record and the worst-ever to hit Fiji, are being assessed as emergency crews reach hardest-hit outlying islands and other areas isolated by storm damage.

St Lucia and Fiji Establish Diplomatic Relations

Thursday, January 28, 2016
New York

The Government of the Republic of Fiji and the Government of St Lucia formalized diplomatic relations at a ceremony at the Permanent Mission of Fiji to the United Nations in New York on 27 January 2016.

Chad & Fiji Establish Diplomatic Relations

Friday, September 4, 2015
New York

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CHAD AND FIJI ESTABLISH DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS

Saudi Arabia and Fiji Establish Diplomatic Relations

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
New York

The Governments of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Republic of Fiji established diplomatic relations at a ceremony at the Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United Nations in New York today. Saudi Arabia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Abdallah Yahya Al-Mouallimi, and his Fijian counterpart, Ambassador Peter Thomson, signed a protocol and joint communiqué establishing diplomatic relations between the two Governments.

Fiji Delivers National Statement at the United Nations Security Council

Thursday, July 30, 2015
New York

Foreign Minister, Hon. Ratu Inoke Kubuabola delivered Fiji’s national statement at the United Nations Security Council today.  The occasion was the Security Council’s debate on peace and security challenges facing the small island developing States.  The debate was presided over by New Zealand’s Foreign Minister, Hon. Murray McCully, serving in New Zealand’s capacity as President of the Security Council for the month of July.

Fiji Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Fiji Emphasizes Sustainability at International Seabed Authority

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Kingston, Jamaica

The Fiji Delegation to the 21st Session of the International Seabed Authority, in its national statement at the Authority's Assembly today, emphasized the conservation and sustainable use of marine resources. It called for the Authority to play its part faithfully, doing all it can to ensure that humanity's call for "the future we want" is realized.

Fiji and Grenada Establish Diplomatic Relations

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
New York

The Governments of Fiji and Grenada formalized diplomatic relations at a ceremony at the Permanent Mission of Fiji to the United Nations in New York on 23 June 2015. Grenada’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Denis Antoine, and his Fijian counterpart, Ambassador Peter Thomson, signed a joint communiqué establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Ambassadors Antoine and Thomson after signing the communiqué at the formalization ceremony at the Permanent Mission of Fiji to the UN

Fiji's Permanent Representative Visits the United Nations Disengagement Force (UNDOF)

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Amman, Jordan

Fiji's UN Peacekeepers serving in the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) in Golan have been doing an excellent job in difficult circumstances. This was confirmed to Fiji's visiting Ambassador by UNDOF's Force Commander Major-General Thapa.

Major Daunirewa and Ambassador Thomson overlooking Quneitra, the location of last year's abduction of 45 Fijian Peacekeepers
Ambassador Thomson and Colonel Kalouniwai with Lt. Col Leva  and officers of UNDOF's Fijian contingent

UN Forum: Fiji's iTaukei-Proud Members of the Human Family

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
New York

The Fijian Delegation to a UN meeting on indigenous rights was advised today that the indigenous people of Fiji are firmly in control of their destiny. The 14th session of United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues is currently underway at the UN Headquarters in New York. 

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