Nuku‘alofa, Tonga – November 10, 2016 THE Asian Forum of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (AFPPD) invited Lord Fusitu’a and Hon. ‘Akosita Lavulavu to the 11th Women Ministers and Parliamentarians’ Conference held at Bangkok, Thailand from 4-5 November, 2016.
The overarching theme of this Conference was Ensuring Gender Equality and Women’s Empowering from a Life-Cycle Approach Leaving No Girls and No Women Behind.
Dr. Mika Marumoto, AFPPD Executive Director in the middle with Lord Fusitu'a and Hon. 'Akosita Lavulavu at the Conference
THE Legislative Assembly has elected Ha’apai 13 constituency people’s representatives, Veivosa Taka as the new Chairperson of the Whole House Committee.
THE former Whole House Committee Chairperson of the Legislative Assembly has been sworn in as the new Minister for Internal Affairs (MIA) in Parliament this morning.
THE Speaker of the German Bundestag (Parliament) is leading a seven member parliamentary delegation tour of Tonga to attend a Choral Evening to mark the 140th anniversary of friendship between the two countries in Nuku’alofa on Sunday, October 9, 2016.