2018 CIAT Essay Contest Award Ceremony
2018 CIAT Essay Contest Award Ceremony was held in June 25th at KOICA Fiji Office.
Mr.Akuila Sovanivalu, president of KOICA Fiji Club from CIAT Fellowship program won for 2018 Essay Contest for best practices.
It was a part of after training program from his master degree scholarship program in Community Development Leadership from Yonsei University of South Korea from 2015 to 2018.
His essay was titled "National and Local scope Engagement-Cocurrent Action Plan for Community Youth Development in Fiji".
During award ceremony he mentioned that he developed an action plan during his study that encapsulate his learning and managed to put in practices.
His thesis was "Sustaining Youth Clubs in Fiji and the adoption of Social enterprise characteristics" and established pilot social enterprise Cautata bakery in Bau Nausori.
He also encouraged active participation for alumni members for future alumni club activities.