On Wednesday 01st of December, 2021, the Fiji Independent Commission against Corruption (FICAC); facilitated an Anti-bribery campaign and training awareness with the Senior Management of the Ministry of iTaukei Affairs and iTaukei Affairs Board.
The Acting Permanent Secretary/ Chief Executive Officer of the iTaukei Affairs; Mr. Pita Tagicakirewa officiated at the launching.
In his opening address, he stated that bribery and corruption are inter related. Be it the civil service or private sector; it is something that has infiltrated societies throughout the world like a disease/virus. It is a great challenge to overcome bribery in any corrupted society as it has infiltrated the governing system through and through. Senior Management staff were reminded to see to the eradication of this is in their tenure of service.
In attendance were Ms. Revae Aalbaek from the United Nations Development Programe (UNDP); Manager Corruption Prevention- Ms. Kolora Naliva along with her team from the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC).
The Senior Managers were also badged to signify our support towards the Anti-Bribery Campaign.