The Programmes carried out by PCDF are divided into four overarching themes:
1. Education and Capacity Enhancement (ECE)
2. Natural Resource Management (NRM)
3. Health Improvement (HI)
4. Institutional Development (ID)
Our projects are as follows:
Partnership in High Value Agriculture (PHVA) Project
AIM: To enhance the quality and consistency of high value horticulture produce for Fiji's hospitality and tourism market
LOCATION: Three highland Districts which lie on the border of the Province of Navosa, Ba and Naitasiri.
Donor: International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
Pro Active Rural Development Project
AIM: Provide appropriate skills & increase community capacity for communities to begin addressing their development needs.
LOCATION: Bua and Ra
DONOR: Australian Aid
Child Centered Climate Change Adaptation Project
Goal: Safe and resilient communities in which children and youth contribute to managing and reducing the risks associated with changes in climate.
Location: 6 villages in Ra.
Donor: Australian Aid through Plan International Australia
Evaluating the impacts of improving post harvesting of sea cucumber in the Western Pacific Region Project
Aim: To improve the income of village fishers in Fiji through support, to improve the quality of post harvest processing of sea cucumbers.
Location: Bua, Cakaudrove, Taveuni, Kadavu, Lakeba, Oneata, Vanua Balavu, Yasawa and Ra,
Donor: Australian Center for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)
Water Safety Planning in Rural Fiji Project
Aim: To improve health and quality of life for rural communities for enhanced access to safe water and sanitation.
Location: Bua and Ra
Donor: World Health Organisation (WHO)
Sustainable response to Food Security in remote rural Fiji
Aim: To build the capacities of communities in Batiki and Cicia Districts to proactively address the effects of climate change on their food security through an inclusive, participatory and community led approach to sustainable livelihoods.
Location: Batiki and Cicia
Donor: Australian Aid
Community based marine resource management and Climate Change impact Preparedness
Aim: Reducing the impacts of climate change on coastal and marine ecosystems through a participatory process of engagement of all groups.
Location: Serua, Moturiki, Cicia and Batiki
Donor: Brot fur die Welt (BfdW) (Bread for the World)
Strengthening Community Leadership for inclusive participation in reducing vulnerability to climate change in Fiji.
Aim: To work with communities to better cope with the increasing pressure of climate change on their coastal and marine resources.
Location: 2 villages of Madudu in Nadroga.
Donor: Australian Foundation of Asia and Pacific (AFAP)