London, March 20, 2019. Marek Sobola met with His Excellency, Mr. Jitoko Tikolevu, High Commissioner of the Republic of Fiji to the United Kingdom. The meeting was mediated by the Embassy of the Slovak Republic in London and was also attended by His Excellency, Mr. Ľubomír Rehák, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Slovak Republic to the Court of St. James´s in London. Friendly discussion was opened by the negotiations about the project which universal message is to join the nations. Although these countries are very distant from each other, there is an interesting historic link between Slovakia and island country in Melanesia. In 1911 the Republic of Fiji was visited by Slovak astronomer Milan Rastislav Štefánik. He came there as a member of a French scientific astronomical expedition. In addition to history, the main topic of the meeting was the project “Tree of Peace”. High Commissioner Tikolevu appreciated this international initiative and recalled that project also has a green and ecological dimension.
Meeting with the High Commissioner of the Republic of Fiji in London
Author of text / messages: Marek Sobola
Source of the photo: Marek Sobola
Source of text: Marek Sobola, Základná škola M. R. Štefánika Košariská