Fiji Time: 4:59 PM on Wednesday 21 March

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

EU funds village relocation project

Litia Cava
Friday, September 22, 2017

THE EU through the EU-GIZ Adapting to Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Programme (ACSE) will fund the relocation project of seven households affected by climate change at Narikoso on Kadavu.

According to the EU-GIZ ACSE, there is a $1.69m funding towards the project from EU, of which half would be directed towards the relocation of Narikoso and the other half for Waciwaci District School on Lakeba, Lau.

It was revealed during the Kadavu Provincial meeting three weeks ago that 10 villages on Kadavu have been earmarked for relocation.

The Government of Fiji is currently in the process of putting together a project management unit to pursue further implementation of the project.

The agency has been co-funding several assessments by the joint relocation taskforce and also pledged to provide additional funds for the relocation of the school.

The project is expected to be finalised in 2019.

Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.64740.6284
JPY 53.386250.3862
GBP 0.35270.3447
EUR 0.40460.3926
NZD 0.69590.6629
AUD 0.64750.6225
USD 0.49700.4800



Exchange Rate updated on 21st, March, 2018

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Deadly disease
  2. Free education clarification
  3. Veremalua wants another gold, a win for his daughter
  4. Datt declares NFP support
  5. Home for widow
  6. SJSS take two
  7. SGS junior has fastest 100m time
  8. Drop-outs return to school
  9. Hospital deal excites IFC
  10. WHO lends support

Top Stories this Week

  1. Sims' 100th game Thursday (15 Mar)
  2. Meningococcal disease outbreak Tuesday (20 Mar)
  3. Men urged to marry Thursday (15 Mar)
  4. 'Forced to go' Saturday (17 Mar)
  5. Doctors speak out Sunday (18 Mar)
  6. No desk for this girl Monday (19 Mar)
  7. Where are our horses Sunday (18 Mar)
  8. Baravilala's ode to Cessna victims Thursday (15 Mar)
  9. A star in the making Thursday (15 Mar)
  10. 12 dead by disease Tuesday (20 Mar)