sex hikayeleri interior desing escort fethiye escort denizli porno hikaye kredi kartı borç sorgulama sitesi yayında ziraatbank borç sorgulama
FIJI NEWS
June 06, 2012 12:00:00 AM
  Follow @ Twitter

Former diplomat Ravindran Robin Nair has been named Fiji’s first resident Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates.

Nair, a legal adviser, scholar and philanthropist, whose appointment was formally announced by Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama today, will be based in Abu Dhabi.

He first entered the Fiji civil service as a lawyer at the Crown Law Office.

He has been a Government delegate to many bilateral negotiations, international meetings and conferences and went on to work for several international and regional organisations.

As a diplomat, Nair served at Fiji’s Mission in New York and also worked as an Australian diplomat, serving as deputy head of mission in Turkey and Argentina.

Whilst in the Australian Foreign Service, he also worked in Canberra at the trade policy section of the Office of Trade Negotiations.

He also served as state director, Tasmania office of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

He developed a diplomacy skills training course for public servants and ran post-graduate international relations programs at the University of Fiji.

Nair is also a co-founder of the Foundation for the Education of Needy Children of Fiji (Fenc Fiji) which supports about 1000 poor children.

 He also served on the three-member Independent Monitoring Group (IMG) set up to monitor the work of the National Council for Building a Better Fiji (NCBBF) process for transparency, integrity and its success in public consultations.

 Nair is married to Adela Nair and they have a daughter.

By Ropate Valemei
 

Pillow Talk


PREVIOUS STORY
Methodists to hold conference in August
NEXT STORY
300 nurses register with council

Post a Comment
Bookmark and Share

 


Posted Comments
No comments, but you can post the first comment!
   





Do you think the authorities are doing enough to prevent road fatalities in Fiji?
 Yes
 No


Poll Results: Current | Previous

Do you think the authorities are doing enough to prevent road fatalities in Fiji?
Yes
 16%
No
 84%



More Polls
Press Esc to close this window
BUSINESS
Fiji Airways to commence Tonga flightsFiji’s national airline, Fiji Airways has announced plans to commence twice-weekly flights to Vava’u, Tonga starting April 02, 2016.
SPORTS
Vanuatu beats NCL in thrillerVanuatu came from behind to beat New Caledonia 6-3 in their third match of the 2016 OFC Futsal Championship at Vodafone Arena this afternoon.
WORLD
Pope prays for peace in Syria, KoreaPope Francis prayed for a "political solution" in Syria and for "reconciliation" on the Korean peninsula in his first Easter Sunday message in front of a crowd in St Peter's Square.
TECHNOLOGY
Fiji receives ICT awardFiji’s efforts in harnessing its ICT sector has been recognised by the International Telecommunications Union and Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday received the ICTs in Sustainable Development Award in New York.
ENTERTAINMENT
Bajirao Mastani wins top awardsBajirao Mastani walked away with most awards at the 2015 Brittania Filmfare Awards in Mumbai, India this morning.
FIJI NEWS
Student, 16, defiled in Suva apartmentThe Fiji Police Force is looking for a man who allegedly defiled a 16-year-old student at an apartment in Suva this week.
NEWS SPORTS INFOTAINMENT MOBILE HOT TOPICS FOLLOW US ON