Mr Jiko Rasoqosoqo

Chief of Protocol

The Division ensures that diplomatic obligations are accorded to diplomatic missions, the diplomatic community, regional and international organizations. The work is informed and guided by the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations (1961) the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations (1963) and Fiji’s Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act (1971).

An important responsibility of the Division is to enhance Fiji’s international standing and strengthen its diplomatic ties.

The Division also ensures that diplomats including international public servants based in Fiji adhere to diplomatic conventions and laws under the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act.

The Division is also responsible for planning and coordinating regional and international conferences hosted by the Government of Fiji and carries out protocol arrangements for distinguished guests of the state and for dignitaries travelling overseas.

 

 

 

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