TC Winston

NGOs and corporate charities meet for Western relief

A coordination meeting with non-governmental organisations (NGOs) was held at the Commissioner Western’s office in Nadi today. The Commissioner Western, Manasa Tagicakibau advised donors and NGOs on the best-coordinated approach to delivering relief to those affected by tropical cyclone Winston. Over 20 non-governmental organisations and corporate charities were at the meeting, who pledged immediate food relief […]

Verleshwar Singh

February 23, 2016 2:44 pm

A coordination meeting with non-governmental organisations (NGOs) was held at the Commissioner Western’s office in Nadi today.

The Commissioner Western, Manasa Tagicakibau advised donors and NGOs on the best-coordinated approach to delivering relief to those affected by tropical cyclone Winston.

Over 20 non-governmental organisations and corporate charities were at the meeting, who pledged immediate food relief clothing and rebuilding homes.

Mr Tagicakibau said the assistance was appreciated given the magnitude of the disaster.

His office is assisting in supplying community data to NGOs for effective distribution of supplies.

Source: Verleshwar Singh / Newswire.
Source: Verleshwar Singh / Newswire.

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