Fiji considers funding for Blackrock development
20 July, 2017, 6:09 pm
Update: 6:09PM FIJI will approach development partners like Australia to consider funding for the development of Blackrock Military Camp in Nadi.
National Security Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola highlighted this as he met with
the the Australian Minister for International Development and the Pacific, Concetta Fierravanti-Wells in Nadi earlier today.
Rock Camp is currently used for pre-deployment training and HADR evacuation
purposes when the need arises.
ministers had a bilateral discussion a fortnight ago on the possibilities of
setting up a Regional Peacekeeping and Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster
Response, HADR, Centre in Black Rock.
said the camp has a great potential to serve the nation and region.