Leadership and Management Workshops (iTaukei Affairs Board)

With the completion of the Lau Provincial level training in Suva on the 16th – 17th April 2014, the Leadership and Management training Project is near completion with only 4 Tikina level workshops (Vanuavatu, Oneata, Moce and Komo) remaining for the Lau Province.

Fijian Language Studies, University of the South Pacific.

The Laucala-Lautoka and Labasa Teacher’s cohort have commenced with the 5th course in their 8 course Diploma in Pacific vernacular studies program at USP on the 28th of April with LL 215, The Teaching of Pacific languages. The two remaining courses that are also scheduled for the group later this year (2014) are LL331 Creative writing and LL362 Orality, Literacy and Culture.

Itukuni Animations

Stage 1 of the iTukuni Animation Project was finalized on 2/5/14 with Mr Isoa Ledua (Chief Animator) sending in the final adjustments to the character designs of the iTukuni Teri kei Kalavo and Veivunauci vaka i Ra Kasala. The Project now continues with stage 2, the Pencil sketch.

ITaukei Lands and Fisheries Commission Archiving Equipment

Phase 1 of the Archiving equipment funding was released to TLFC on 25th February 2014 and all the purchased equipment have been successfully installed and are now being used by TLFC staff. Phase 2 funding will commence when TLFC reimburses the Phase 1 VAT payment to TTFB as per the funding agreement.