Fiji Time: 8:15 PM on Sunday 17 December

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

UN's Verburg pays courtesy call to Fijian President

TALEBULA KATE
Thursday, December 07, 2017

Update: 8:32PM UNITED Nations Assistant Secretary-General and Coordinator of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Gerda Verburg paid a courtesy visit to President Jioji Konrote today.

From 2013 until 2015, Ms Verburg served as chairperson of the UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS), a multi-stakeholder committee where governments, civil society, private sector, research institutions and others addressed food and nutrition issues.

In receiving Ms Verburg, Mr Konrote highlighted Fiji's efforts in combating non-communicable diseases and the various programs that the Ministry of Health and Medical Services had set up to combat this disease.








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 0.62560.6066
JPY 55.611352.6113
GBP 0.36370.3557
EUR 0.41590.4039
NZD 0.70740.6744
AUD 0.64210.6171
USD 0.49240.4754

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 15th, December, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Youngster pens letter to Donald Trump
  2. Locked out
  3. Caught by surprise
  4. Raj stands firm
  5. Rising sea level forces families to move
  6. Airline tries to minimise disruptions
  7. Probe into inmate's escape
  8. New eatery for pizza lovers
  9. Chief lies in state
  10. Town celebrates 40th anniversary

Top Stories this Week

  1. 'Daylight robbery' Wednesday (13 Dec)
  2. Ravai tells all Saturday (16 Dec)
  3. Joy turns into sorrow Friday (15 Dec)
  4. Shattered Tuesday (12 Dec)
  5. Cheika rates Fiji Wednesday (13 Dec)
  6. SOCIAL MEDIA Alleged racist comments inquiry Monday (11 Dec)
  7. Kalouniwai: Fiji soldiers not affected Wednesday (13 Dec)
  8. Tabuya denial Tuesday (12 Dec)
  9. Youngster pens letter to Donald Trump Sunday (17 Dec)
  10. 'Happy' with results Thursday (14 Dec)