South Pacific: Features
Read how ADB-supported projects and programs have bridged social and economic disparities and improved the quality of life in the South Pacific.
Fiji Roads, Tourism and Cultural TraditionsA last stretch of roadworks has led to an unexpected revival of tradition while offering promising prospects for trade, tourism, and education. WAINIBUKA, TAILEVU PROVINCE, FIJI - The chief of Wailotua Village Number One is presiding over a ritual that many in his village have forgotten, or never knew. Ratu Savenaca Bosenawainibuka, who is known by the title of Tui Wailevu, oversees the ceremony on a sunny day in July.
Fiji Roads, Farming and EducationA new road in northern Tailevu is bringing business, farming, and better education opportunities to a formerly isolated region.