The Zhejiang Provincial People’s Congress of China hosted a five member delegation headed by the Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Mereseini Vuniwaqa in Hangzhau, China last night.
The banquet was part of the Ministerial visit that Vuniwaqa has been invited to by the All China Women’s Federation.
Accompanying Vuniwaqa are the Permanent Secretary for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Dr. Josefa Koroivueta, Acting Director for Women Selai Korovusere, President of the Ba Women’s Forum, Dr. Maria Doton and Senior Administrative Officer, Anushka Artika.
The purpose of the visit is to strengthen the friendship between Fiji and the All China Women’s Federation with the specific objective to share best practices and gather more insight on the development and socioeconomic programs and projects benefiting Women in China.
Part of the discussions have been the scope of assistance that Fiji may seek from China for the economic empowerment of women.
Minister Vuniwaqa will meet the President of the All China Women’s Federation today in Beijing.
The visit concludes today.