Fiji hosts arts and culture ministers meeting

Fijian President Major General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote meets delegates of the 4th meeting of Pacific Ministers for Culture in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND

REGIONAL dignitaries are in the country for the 28th Meeting of the Council of Pacific Arts and the 4th Culture Ministers Meeting this week.

The event was opened by President Jioji Konrote at Tanoa International Hotel last night.

The three-day meeting, which concludes tomorrow, has been organised by the Pacific Community (SPC) along with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO).

One of the key topics to be discussed at the meeting is the implementation of the second phase of the Regional Cultural Strategy (2010-2020).