Fiji Time: 10:52 PM on Monday 20 February

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Early childhood education centres gain popularity

Shayal Devi
Thursday, July 10, 2014

SINCE the start of the early childhood program by Save the Children Fiji, it is evident that the project has been beneficial to informal communities in the West.

This was the message from organisation education manager Ruth Kiulamu after visiting the 11 early childhood centres in rural communities in the Western Division.

"I have only spent two months here so I don't have a standard because I had not seen the childhood centres before," Ms Kiulamu said.

"However, what the teachers and district co-ordinators told me was that there has been a very big shift to where they have reached."

She said the childhood centres in the Western Division had overcome a lot of challenges, one of the biggest being natural disasters.

"The centres now are very colourful and full of resources."








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.64210.6231
JPY 55.908252.9082
GBP 0.39310.3851
EUR 0.46130.4493
NZD 0.68790.6549
AUD 0.64220.6172
USD 0.49190.4749

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 20th February, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Family given son's post mortem exam results
  2. $95,000 payout
  3. Race against time
  4. Day of fate
  5. Commemorative service inappropriate
  6. Torrential rain floods Lautoka
  7. Islanders relive Winston ordeal
  8. Tonga's Queen Mother dies at 90
  9. Men in court
  10. Teenager laid to rest

Top Stories this Week

  1. Villagers burn objects used for 'witchcraft' at village cleansing Saturday (18 Feb)
  2. Man dies in custody Saturday (18 Feb)
  3. "I just love him" Tuesday (14 Feb)
  4. Life in prison Thursday (16 Feb)
  5. A lifetime try as Jasa weds sweetheart Saturday (18 Feb)
  6. Four new finds Tuesday (14 Feb)
  7. Family given son's post mortem exam results Monday (20 Feb)
  8. A canecutter to a restaurateur Tuesday (14 Feb)
  9. No more sleeping in car Saturday (18 Feb)
  10. Mum dies from burns Tuesday (14 Feb)