December 17, 2019

Nemani Delaibatiki: We Need To Change Our Mindset On how We Treat Our Women Every Where

Is sexual harassment in the workplace, faith groups or the family part of a bigger culture out there? Most offences are committed by those who are older and in positions of authority, influence and trust. Not long ago some of these offences were considered part of the norm or were too culturally sensitive to expose […]

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November 17, 2019

Nemani Delaibatiki: Vuniwaqa Destined For Bigger Leadership Role

Mereseini Vuniwaqa continues to grow in stature in the leadership stakes. In her first 12 months after her reappointment as Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation following her 2018 General Election success, she has become a household name. She has been going right down to the grassroots to listen to their challenges and address […]

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November 15, 2019

Nemani Delaibatiki: Dr. Waqainabete Ticks All Boxes In His First Year As Health Minister

Analysis: Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete has proved that Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama made the right decision to appoint him Minister for Health and Medical Services. In his first year, he has ticked all the boxes. Policies and changes he has introduced have led to a significant reduction in the number of complaints going directly to the […]

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November 13, 2019

Nemani Delaibatiki: Fiji Should Study The Scottish Model On Domestic Abuse Law

Analysis: As we continue to grapple with domestic abuse and violence it may be good to look at the Scottish model. While we have cracked down on physical and sexual offences against women and children, incidents are still being reported. Assault which constitutes any form of physical violence is covered under the Crimes Act. Even […]

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