Fiji

Australia provides more for women and girls in Post-Cyclone Winston response

UNFPA Pacific, Suva, Fiji – The Government of Australia has provided an additional AU$400,000 (FJ$629,000.00) to support the United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, response to Cyclone Winston, addressing protection needs of women and girls through sexual and reproductive health and gender-based violence services.

UNFPA Pacific Director and Representative Dr Laurent Zessler said the monetary support from the Government of Australia was both timely and would be critical to action on the ground.

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UNFPA ready to help Fiji respond to the devastation wrought by Tropical Cyclone Winston

Image: Naziah Ali/AFP

Bangkok/Suva – The United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, stands ready to support the government and people of Fiji, in partnership with other United Nations agencies and civil society organizations, to the devastation Tropical Cyclone Winston has wrought in the Pacific island-nation.