Fiji

Country: Fiji
Current Time in Fiji:
NLU Name: Fiji Council of Social Services – FCOSS
Contact Details: Mr Neil Maharaj
Location: 256 Waimanu Road, Suva
Postal Address: P. O. Box 13476, Suva, Fiji Islands
Telephone: (679)3312 649
Fax: (679)3302 936
Email: fcoss@piango.net
Organisational Structure: Yes
Governance Structure: Yes
Number of Members: 500 members
Vision: Our vision is for a society where members care for each other and particularly those who are less fortunate than themselves, where diversity is celebrated,where self sufficiency is promoted and where life long learning is upheld.
Mission: FCOSS,a body celebrating cultural diversity, work to sustain itself, as a vibrant organisation. It exists to provide a focal point for Fiji’s Civil Society Organisation and supports people centered development initiatives of the community, fostering strength and self sufficiency of local organisations.
Current Activities or Key Strategic Focus Areas: – Strengthening the Organisations Governance System (STOGS)
– Microfinance Unit
– District Council of Social Services (DCOSS)
– Promoting Rural Women’s Initiative and Development (PRWIDE)
– HelpAge Centre (HAC), Fiji
– Family and Population Activities Centre (FAMPAC)
– Graduate Diploma in Not-for-Profit Management
– Pacific Regional HIV / AIDS Project
   
Country Information: Wikipedia – Fiji