Kumar - Premila

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Ms Premila Kumar- currently a consumer advocate has had a distinguished career as trade and investment facilitator, environmentalist, teacher educator and a secondary school teacher.
Ms. Premila Kumar heads the Consumer Council of Fiji (CCF) which is the only leading independent consumer organization in Fiji tasked with the responsibility of protecting the rights and interests of consumers.
She champions consumer rights in Fiji on a range of issues such as utilities, financial services, unfair commercial practices, ICT, aviation sector and general consumer products and services.
She ran some successful campaigns against ISP provider for introducing contracts that were unfair to consumers.
Premila obtained her Master degree in the area of trade and environment (with Distinction) from the Netherlands. She also has a Bachelor of Science degree and Post Graduate Diploma in Biology and Post Graduate Certificate in Education.
Among her many commitments, Premila is a former Chair of National Trade Advisory Council, Trustee of Pacific Community Network (PCN) and a Board Member of Central Board of Health.