Polynesia

Diocese of Polynesia - 2021 Projects

Polynesia

The impact of the assistance provided by the Anglican Missions in the community is immeasurable. The Diocese of Polynesia is actively engaged in improving the welfare of its community through a number of initiatives. Sustainability is a key focus of the church’s programme, both for itself and those it is working with. The Diocese encompasses 4 Pacific countries: Fiji, Samoa, American Samoa, Tonga as well as 4 parishes in Aotearoa, New Zealand.  Your support for any of the following Projects will go a long way to enable the church to achieve it’s goals.           

Photos: Lettuce seedlings for St Christopher’s Nadi community garden; Bishop Henry inducts a new chaplain

Anglican Missions is supporting 3 specific projects in 2021 –

  • Water for All – providing water tanks for 5 communities in Fiji NZ$25,000
  • Mission & outreach clergy support NZ$55,000
  • Covid-19 Food Security – this is a new project aimed at increasing and providing food security using local knowledge and skills NZ$10,000

Read more details below

Read the Diocese of Polynesia’s Dec 2020 newsletter


 

Partnership Projects

New, On-Going and Completed Projects

  • NZ$25,000 in 2021

    The provision of safe and continuous water supplies particularly for some poorer communities in Fiji is an ongoing need. As a result of increasing population, poor land-use planning and the impact of climate change, traditional water supplies in some areas no longer meet needs. Anglican Missions has supported the installation of water tanks as needed for a few years. more»
    Water For All
  • Continuing Support in 2021

    The Anglican Church in Polynesia has 26 parishes spread over 4 countries – Fiji, Samoa, American Samoa and Tonga as well as 4 parishes in New Zealand. In Fiji each parish has a number of worship centres many of which have congregations in excess of 100 people. Most priests are self-supporting or “worker” priests who work between more»
    Mission Support - Evangelism & Outreach
  • Anglican Missions is not specifically supporting the HoS in 2021

    The Diocese of Polynesia has been active in providing welfare services to the Church and wider community for many years. The House of Sarah not only provides local support through counselling and workshops but extends its work to an educational focus throughout the Pacific.Photo: House of Sarah staff in their premises at MAST (Moana Anglican Services and Teaching Centre), Suva, Fiji more»
    House of Sarah
  • Not currently supported or completed projects

    These are projects that have been completed in the Diocese of Polynesia. Most are completed or no longer require support but you can find out more about them. more»
    Previous Projects