12th October 2015 The Tonga Dialysis Foundation held its Annual General Meeting last Friday 9 October and confirmed its commitment towards the realization of a solution towards Tonga’s problem of treatment for dialysis patience’s.
The meeting learn of the progress towards the acquisition of necessary equipment and expertise for the construction of the first Dialysis center for Tonga. The initial cost of the first dialysis center is estimated at one million US dollars. The Tonga Dialysis Foundation hopes to reach out to the wider Tongan community both in Tonga and abroad to raise the much needed finances.
The annual general meeting also elected its new office bearers for the year 2015 – 2016. They include;
Patron : HRH Crown Prince Tupouto’a ‘Ulukalala
President : Siosaia Moehau
V/President : Tomifa Paea
Secretary : Sangster Saulala
A/Secretary : ‘Ahongalu Fusimalohi
Treasurer : Mishka Tu’ifua
A/Treasurer : Tu’i Uata
Members : ‘Aisea Taumoepeau, Dr. Seini Kupu, Hon. Poasi Tei, Hon. ‘Etuate Lavulavu, Lesieli Namoa
The annual general meeting further endorsed the work program of the Board for the next two year period.