The first Women, Peace & Security (WPS) National Action Plan (NAP) Orientation Workshop was facilitated by the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM) Office of Women, Peace & Security and took place in Suva, Fiji from 16 – 23 September 2022. This included representatives from civil society.
The workshop culminated with the Coordinating Committee presenting to Senior officials all of the workshop products which included a draft charter for Committee structure and function, a NAP framework, and the next steps for resourcing.
Further progress on this NAP has not yet been made available. This page will be completed as and when there is news of the NAP's progress.
UN Peacekeeping Statistics:
As of 31 May 2023 Fiji was contributing 310 UN Peacekeeping personnel, of which 40 were women.
References and sources:
US Embassy, 23 Sept 2022 USINDOPACOM Partners with Fiji to Initiate the First Ever Women, Peace and Security National Action Plan for Fiji - U.S. Embassy in Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, and Tuvalu (usembassy.gov)
Contribution of Uniformed Personnel to UN by Country, Mission, and Personnel Type (May 2023): 05-Missions Detailed By Country