Going commercial and setting up businesses

Minister for Women Mereseini Vuniwaqa is being assisted by Fisheries offi cer Isikeli Odrovakavula during the Women In Fisheries Forum at Paradiso Restaurant in Suva yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI

WOMEN in Fiji, and similarly in other Pacific Island countries are increasingly moving away from traditionally defined areas of fisheries participation and are taking on commercial and post-harvest activities, and setting up small-scale businesses. Speaking at the Women in Fisheries Forum yesterday, Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Mereseini Vuniwaqa said the lack of […]

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