Since 2009, AAMH have worked closely with partners at Fiji National University and St Giles Hospital, Ministry of Health, to develop training resources, research and leadership capacity.

Key partners

  • College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Fiji National University
  • St. Giles Hospital, Ministry of Health, Fiji Islands

Fiji programs

AAMH and Fiji partners have collaborated on a variety of multilateral and bilateral programs such as:

  • Key partners in “Building community mental health through strategic public partnerships in Melanesia”, a project supported through AusAID’s Public Sector Linkages Program.
  • Australian Leadership Awards Fellowship (ALAF) supported a 10 week mental health specialist training exchange from St. Giles Hospital, facilitated through the POST program.
  • Fiji is an active participant in the Asia Pacific Community Mental Health Development Project (APCMHDP): Senior leaders have attended conferences held in New Delhi, Melbourne, Bali and Beijing.
  • Royal Australian New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) Scholarship for 1 month mental health specialist training exchange through the POST program,

Mental health profile of Fiji

Learn about the mental health situation in Fiji, available through the WHO Atlas Country Profile.

Fiji is also a key partner in the WHO Pacific Islands Mental Health Network (PIMHNET). Further information available here