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Women (359)

  • 24
  • Oct

ESTIMATING the costs of gender-based violence is vital as it brings to light the hidden costs to society and the resources needed to end violence.

  • 30
  • Oct

Local woman, Mrs Beverly Maega has received a top women’s award for her work and contribution to the community and women.

  • 30
  • Oct

THIS year is an exciting year for four Solomon island women that scooped eight awards after graduating from Community Education Training Centre (CETC) in Fiji recently.

  • 06
  • Nov

ELENOA (not her real name) is now 30 years old, with three gorgeous children and on the verge of completing her studies for a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of the South Pacific in Fiji.

  • 07
  • Nov

THE Solomon Islands Women in Business (SIWIBA) has stepped in and assisted Isabel female provincial member Rhoda Sikalabu in her initiative to improve clinic health services within her ward.

  • 18
  • Nov

PLANNING is underway for this year’s 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign. 

  • 19
  • Nov

Women in Choiseul province have been seeking funds to build their own resource centre.

  • 21
  • Nov

UN Women is calling individuals across the Pacific to wear the color orange on 25 November 2013 and take action as part of a growing global movement to create a world free from violence against women and girls. 

  • 26
  • Nov

WorldFish in partnership with the Solomon Islands Locally Management Marine Area (SILMMA) Network hosted a ‘Women and Fishing’ training workshop early this month from 4th to 6th of November.

  • 26
  • Nov

Violence against women in the home comes at a high economic as well as human cost, new research from the World Bank Group (WBG) finds.

  • 27
  • Nov

VIOLENCE against women is a global issue and a global shame.  It must stop.

  • 01
  • Dec

Women on Marau in East Guadalcanal have been facing numerous problems related to climate change.