MISS Pacific Islands Anne Christine Dunn has been named Fiji’s ambassador for climate change and environment.
She will engage in community projects and programs to highlight the issue on communal, national, regional and global levels.
Environment, Local Government, Housing, Infrastructure and Transport Minister Parveen Kumar hosted Miss Dunn to a welcome ceremony in Suva yesterday to celebrate being crowned 2016 Miss Pacific Islands.
Mr Kumar also announced Ms Dunn’s role as ambassador and said she would visit municipalities around the country to participate in community-based activities to address the issue of climate change.
Ms Dunn said she was honoured to have been chosen as an advocate for an issue that was affecting Fiji and the region as a whole.