PFLP - Leadership for Change


PFLP Leadership for Change 2022

Applications are closed

Dates: October 31 to November 4, 2022 

Location: Fiji


What is Leadership for Change? 

This course is part of the Pacific Fisheries Leadership Programme offerings intended to enhance participants’ capacities to confront challenges across organisational and regional boundaries through the application of analytical tools to address the complexity of change in social systems. The participants learn and develop strategies for effective intervention in challenges they currently face. 

Upcoming course to be delivered face-to-face in Fiji from 31 October to 4 November 2022 

The upcoming Leadership for change course will be delivered face-to-face in Fiji. This is the first PFLP offer to be delivered in person since 2020. Up to 30 participants will be selected. The course, flights and accommodation are fully funded. 

Eligibility criteria and requirements: 

  • Must be working in any Pacific Island Country or Territory in the fisheries sector. 

  • Full commitment to attend the entire duration of the course, 5 days, in person.

  • Have a drive to address a complex challenge facing the fisheries sector in the Pacific region.

  • Working in a leadership role or a goal to influencing change from within your organisation, community, country or region to improve development outcomes in the Pacific fisheries sector.


Travel requirements 

  • Valid passport  

  • Fully vaccination for COVID-19. Certificate to be provided by successful candidates 

  • Successful candidates will be responsible for arranging their visas if needed  

  • Successful candidates will be responsible for obtaining their own travel insurance


Application steps 

In order to apply for the upcoming course, you must follow these steps: 

  1. Carefully read all the information listed in this website 

  1. Submit the application form with all questions answered 

  1. If shortlisted, you will be invited to an interview with a PFLP Coach.


Application process 

Please make sure you answer all the questions in the application form. This is a highly sought-after course, as such, we follow the below process before offers are made:  

Applicants are required to complete the application form which includes 2 questions that are used during the shortlisting process:  

  • What are your motivations for wanting to undertake this course? What do you hope to get out of it?  

  • Are you facing a current challenge in your workplace, organisation, community, country or region that requires more than a technical solution?  

Shortlisted applicants will be notified and invited to an interview 

If you are successful, you will be sent a letter of offer that needs to be signed by you and your supervisor. You will need to send us the following:  

  • Copy of Passport  

  • Copy of COVID-19 vaccination certificate  

  • Confirmation that your travel insurance will be provided by the applicant or their organisation  

Please make sure you have your documents in JPG or PDF versions. Each document must not have a file size above 10 MB. 


Timeline of applications 

  • Applications close on Wednesday, 31 August at 11.00pm Fiji time.

  • Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by early September to proceed with an interview with a coach.

  • Week of 19 September 2022: Commencement of travel arrangements for successful applicants 


Have you previously done any Leadership for Change modules? 

If you have attended less than 3 modules of Leadership for Change in previous cohorts, we encourage you to apply to this course to continue your learning journey.  

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