2017 National Small and Medium Enterprise [SME] Awards

CATEGORY D: SPECIAL AWARDS

SMES THAT HAVE SHOWN EXCEPTIONAL EFFORT IN CONTRIBUTING TOWARDS ACHIEVING THE SDGS 5, 10, 13

Most Resilient SME Post- TC Winston Award

To award an SME business that was significantly affected by TC Winston and that has demonstrated resilience in its operations and performance in the last 6 months.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. An SME;
  2. Operates business either in Agriculture Livestock, Aquaculture Agriculture, Agriculture Mixed Farming, Agriculture Advanced Agriculture, Wholesale/Retail Sole Trader, Wholesale/Retail Partnership/Cooperative, Tourism Sole Trader/ Partnership/Cooperative, Professional Services Sole Trader, Professional Services Partnership/Cooperative, or Manufacturing Sole Trader/ Partnership/Cooperative;
  3. Evidence of damage caused to business by TC Winston;
  4. Evidence of Business Continuity Plan post TC Winston implementation;
  5. Evidence of structural or policy changes/Disaster Management Policy implementation post TC Winston, and Progress report from Post TC Winston rehabilitation program;
  6. Shown consistent or growing sales trends since startup of business, and
  7. Evidence of at least one Climate Change adaptation and/or mitigation activity.

The Most Resilient SME Post- TC Winston Award is Proudly Sponsored by

Reserve Bank of Fiji

Reserve Bank of Fiji