Government’s principle on sports is to ensure that that all deliverables and approaches are on par with international benchmarks and standards.
This was highlighted today by the Minister for Youth and Sports, Parveen Kumar while opening the Fiji National Sports Commission Annual Conference 2019 at the Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva.
Kumar says that one of the key areas is commitment to ensuring Fiji has the best and accessible sports facilities.
He added that government and the Fiji National Sports Commission are currently working with various sports to establish their regional and Oceania training centers in the country.
Minister Kumar also stated that Fiji has to come on board with the business approach towards sports to ensure that realistic programs achieve the aims of regional and international success.
The conference brings together senior sports officials from various sporting bodies.