Mereoni Chung

Mereoni is completing a Masters in Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development at ANU. She has worked as the project support officer for the Citizens’ Constitutional Forum (CCF) and a young women’s officer at the Fiji Women’s Rights Movement (FWRM). Mereoni has a keen interest in Fijian politics, advocating for political participation and democracy, particularly for youth and women. Is founding member of Fiji Youth for Democracy - a youth network, promoting and creating safe spaces for young Fijians to engage in Fiji’s political and developmental landscape. She is also a co-administrator of Letters to the Editor Uncensored, a facebook discussion forum established under Fiji’s media censorship environment to promote media freedom, access to critical views, and open political debate.