Climate Change

China to assist Fiji in mitigating climate change

March 15, 2024 6:26 am

Chinese Ambassador to Fiji, Zhou Jian, recognizes that Fiji is facing an ongoing battle with climate change.

Jian says China has pledged ongoing assistance and support for Fiji’s capacity-building efforts in climate change mitigation through South-South cooperation.

This support includes the provision of climate change supplies via the China-Pacific Island Countries Climate Action Cooperation Center, as well as the cultivation of skills in the field of climate change within Fiji.

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“Climate change poses its most urgent challenge for Fiji. So China will continue to provide assistance and support to Fiji to mitigate climate change through its South-South cooperation and provide Fiji with climate change supplies.”

The Ambassador says initiatives to promote the use of renewable energy are underway to assist Fiji in achieving green and low-carbon development.