Author: denizzfirat

And…. the Corruption in Fiji

Fijian Parliament was dissolved in December 2006 following the military coup, and there have been no Parliamentary sessions since then. Commodore Frank Bainimarama took power in Fiji in a coup in 2006 and has said elections will not be held until 2014. He and his allies have suspended the constitution, detained opponents, delayed elections, suppressed freedom […]

Human Trafficking in Fiji. And the Victims Are: Children

“Over a period of about 40 years, 62,000 Islanders were brought to Queensland from Melanesia, mainly from the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, to provide cheap labor for the burgeoning sugar industry. A small number of laborers came from the Polynesian and Micronesian islands such as Samoa, Kiribati and Tuvalu. During this time Fiji also conducted […]

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