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New Grants Committee members for the Fiji Women’s Fund
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New Grants Committee members for the Fiji Women’s Fund

The Fiji Women's Fund welcomes Susan Naidu and Sainimili Tawake to its Grants Committee. The women are both feminists who have made immense contributions to gender equality and social inclusion, especially for women’s and disabled peoples organisations in Fiji.

May 21, 2020May 21, 2020by
Anand Loshni Pillay: A Tribute to My Chosen Kin
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Anand Loshni Pillay: A Tribute to My Chosen Kin

A tribute to the late Anand Loshni Pillay by guest writer Shazia Usman. Anand, a retired teacher and community leader was well known as the founder of Ra Naari Parishad - a community based organisation formed to improve the lives of women in Rakiraki.

May 19, 2020May 19, 2020by
Co-responsibility in the face of two crises in Fiji
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Co-responsibility in the face of two crises in Fiji

At the Fiji Women’s Fund, we know that this isn’t business as usual. As a women’s fund, now more than ever, we must be empathetic, flexible, and adaptable to support the work of our grantee partners in responding to COVID-19 and tropical cyclone Harold recovery efforts.

April 30, 2020May 13, 2020by
Annual Report 2019
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Annual Report 2019

In 2019, the Fund committed AUD $1,475,104 in grants to twelve women’s groups and organisations in Fiji, impacting 8,160 people. This figure is representative of 5,600 women, 2,480 men, and over 80 LGBTQI and gender nonconforming people and includes 97 people with disabilities.

March 30, 2020April 1, 2020by
Cherishing feminist friendships in an unequal world
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Cherishing feminist friendships in an unequal world

As we celebrate what we have achieved and move into a challenging new year, we continue to rely on feminist friendships as  a key part of our work in the women’s movement because they ‘keep us grounded, secure and valued’. Friendships that speak the hard truths, share in your joys, celebrations and hardship.

March 19, 2020March 20, 2020by
Fund welcomes new Steering Committee Members
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Fund welcomes new Steering Committee Members

The Fiji Women’s Fund is excited to have on-board its Steering Committee, powerhouse Cathy Wong and Information and Communications Technology (ICT) trailblazer Georgina Naguilevu as new members of the Fund’s strategic guidance body.

March 10, 2020March 10, 2020by