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FIJI DAY CELEBRATION 2014
Thursday, 9 October 2014
THIS week, we will mark Independence Day, 44 years ago -- when Prince Charles, representing Her Majesty the Queen, presented to Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara, the constitutional documents of Independence, at Albert Park in Suva.

Make rules to support trust
Thursday, 9 October 2014
TI Fiji was invited to speak at a Panel Discussion in Galoa Village, Serua on 25 September 2014. Recognising that Corruption was a threat to peace and stability, the youth were given insight into how this transition to making and maintaining peace could be achieved.

Poll a key step to democracy
Wednesday, 24 September 2014
FIJI needs to make a new commitment to achieving a visible national culture of accountability, says Dr Donasiano Ruru, Chairperson of Transparency International Fiji, in order to build sustainable democracy.

Companies help senior citizens
Monday, 18 August 2014
The volunteers – called Youths For Integrity (YFI) – visited the senior citizens on Saturday (August 16, 2014). shared cleaning chores, and helped prepare lunch. Earlier, they had appealed for donations in kind for the 28 women and 24 men in the Home.

Youth face “integrity crisis”
Wednesday, 28 May 2014
YOUNG people in Fiji and the Asia-Pacific region face an “integrity crisis” as this large population group enters the education system and the workplace, Transparency International (TI) Fiji warned in a statement issued in Suva today.

TI Fiji Research Method Training, University of the South Pacific (USP) Suva.
Monday, 19 May 2014
TRANSPARENCY International Fiji shares quality training it can source from the universities and learning institutions for partners in civil society, particularly the women and young people.

Consultants wanted for review
Monday, 5 May 2014
TI Fiji plans to conduct an independent review of the organisation and its operations so that it can play its part to meet the challenges facing the nation.

Transparent and Accountable Leaders Nurtured at Church and Vanua Levels
Monday, 3 March 2014
Developing dynamic leaders who are transparent and accountable was one of the aims of a leadership workshop held at Dokainasuva from Friday 28th March to Sunday 2nd March.

TI Fiji prepares young people for elections
Monday, 20 January 2014
Transparency International (TI) Fiji with the funding from Canada fund for local imitative delivered two civil education, leadership and film smart workshops for one hundred young people in early January 2014. The workshops which was held in Suva and Nadi was aimed at mobilizing young people to make a stand against corruption and to advocate for accountable and transparent leaders in the build up and during the national elections.

TI Fiji launches Fiji Youth for Integrity Scheme
Tuesday, 10 December 2013
As the world marked World Anti- Corruption Day on the 09th of December with their different ways, Transparency International (TI) Fiji Chapter launched the Fiji Youth for Integrity Volunteers Scheme

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Commitment to transparency and accountability must be reflected in the new constitution

12/09/2012

"Fiji’s new constitution must reflect the nation’s commitment to transparency and accountability, to ensure that the legislature, judiciary, law enforcement agencies and businesses can remain effective and independent" said Mr. Apisalome Tudreu, Chairman of the Board of Transparency International (TI) Fiji. Mr. Tudreu was presenting TI Fiji’s recommendations on the new constitution at the Constitution Commission’s consultation session held at the Suva Civic Centre on 12 September 2012.

Mr Tudreu said that the new constitution should also recognize the important role that communities, the media and civic society organizations play in ensuring transparency and legitimacy of our public institutions. "To support the role of these organisations, the constitution should recognize the involvement of these organizations. To ensure that they can operate effectively, the constitution should stipulate that the activities and budgets of government and its agencies are audited and reported in a public and timely way."

Continuing with the theme of transparency and accountability, Mr Tudreu said political integrity would be maintained with some key actions, including the introduction of transparency in political financing for politicians and political parties, and the implementation of a code of conduct and integrity pledge for Members of Parliament. 

In total, Mr. Tudreu presented six issues of concern to the Constitutional Commission and identified specific inclusions in the new constitution for each of these issues.

Speaking after the submission, Mr Tudreu said "TI Fiji is committed to the development of a new constitution that builds on the principle of integrity and supports the fight against corruption. TI Fiji is working to mobilise youth and women to be involved in the constitutional consultation process, and to consider these issues when they make their submissions. Our submission today was part of our ongoing commitment to saying yes to integrity and no to corruption."


TI Fiji Chair, Mr. Apisalome Tudreu, presents to the Constitution Commission in Suva



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