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Press releases

  1. 'Fiji Enterprise Engine' 2022 business accelerator programme launched

    27 June 2022

    The Fiji Enterprise Engine (FEE) business accelerator programme’s latest cohort – ‘FEE-X’ – was officially launched by the Attorney General and Minister for Economy, Hon. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum in Suva today.

  2. Fijian MSMEs celebrated on International Day

    27 June 2022

    Today marks International Day of MSMEs (micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises) – a day dedicated to celebrating the work of local MSMEs who form the backbone of societies globally.

  3. Ensuring stronger partnerships for disability inclusive policies and programs in Fiji, Tonga, Vanuatu and Solomon Islands

    17 June 2022

    With the UN Disability Inclusion Strategy as a guiding force, UN agencies in the Pacific worked closely with Organisations of Persons with Disabilities in the Pacific and the Pacific Disability Forum to audit the accessibility of the UN premises and websites in the four countries.

  4. ILO social partners prioritize Social dialogue and Human-centred recovery for the joint UN action in the Pacific

    16 June 2022

    The ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries in collaboration with the UN Resident Coordinator Multi Country Offices based in Fiji, Samoa and Micronesia have held consultations with Employers and Workers’ organizations on the Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework (UNSDCF) for 2023-2027.

What's new

  1. The ITCILO invites youth to the Summer Global Youth Forum 2022

    04 July 2022

    The ITCILO, training arm of the International Labour Organization, invites undergraduate, graduate students and young professionals to participate in the Summer Global Youth Forum 2022 – an experiential learning platform bringing youth at the forefront of efforts aimed at supporting the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and achieving its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

  2. Creating decent income-earning opportunities for rural communities in Papua New Guinea under road maintenance programme

    23 June 2022

    ILO through the EU-STREIT PNG Programme creates employment opportunities for rural populations in the Sepik region by applying employment-intensive work methods in road maintenance works to improve the access of farming communities to markets.

  3. ILO supports child labour e-learning programmes in Fijian schools

    12 June 2022

    A partnership of the ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries and the Fiji Ministry of Employment, Productivity & Industrial Relations

  4. Qauia women benefit from ILO business training

    07 June 2022

    An initiative of ILO’s MAP16 child labour project.

CO-Suva

  1. Statement by Matin Karimli - Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries - Fiji Enterprise Engine 2022 business accelerator programme launch

    27 June 2022

  2. Statement by Matin Karimli - Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries - World Day against Child Labour 2022

    10 June 2022

    Universal Social Protection to End Child Labour

  3. Director ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries addresses the 49th Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC) Biennial Delegates Conference 2022

    14 May 2022

    Statement by Matin Karimli - Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries

  4. Let’s share our Pacific perspectives at the ILO’s Global Forum for a Human-centred Recovery

    16 February 2022

    Statement by Matin Karimli - Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries for the MPTF Informal Economies recovery project e-newsletter