‘Know Your Election’ Session, Thursday, 18.10.18
Catholic Social teaching principal on Subsidiarity and Participation which advocates that all people have the right to participate in decisions that affect their lives prompted the need to support the nationwide voter awareness campaign which focused on ensuring voters are educated and knowledgeable about the voting system, ability to mark a ballot paper correctly i.e. either circle, or cross or tick one box on the ballot paper and vote cast on the day of elections(14.11.18) impacts the nation for the next four years.
Approximately 32 parishioner’s and acting parish priest Rev Fr Carlos responded to the invite to attend the ‘Know Your Election’ session by the Fiji Election Office awareness team at the AB hall on Thursday(18.10.18),7.30pm – 9.00pm. Thereafter, team issued replacement cards for the few that misplaced or damaged their voter card. was provided by the team and few parishioners took advantage of this service.
Those who missed out on the session can update oneself on voting requirements by visiting the Fiji Election Office, Headquarters 59-63 High Street, Toorak, Suva. phone # 331 6225, Suva Office(Shop 10, Thomson Street, Suva) or email them on firstname.lastname@example.org.