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  • 12
  • Dec

FROM 2 December to 6 December 2013 Vois Blong Mere Solomons, Women in Shared Decision Making Coalition (WISDM), and UN WOMEN Solomon Islands hosted the Transformational Leadership and Empowerment Workshop.

  • 12
  • Dec

THE 16 days activism against all forms of violence against women ended with a candle lighting night at the National Museum, Tuesday.

  • 15
  • Dec

UN Women hosted an awareness programme on Monday 9 December, the second to last day of the 16 Days of Activism campaign, to generate discussion on violence against women and girls in the Solomon Islands.

  • 23
  • Dec

The 16 days activism of all forms violence against women, which fell on 26th November (White Ribbon Day) to 11th December this year, once again reminded us of how serious the problem is in our communities.

  • 27
  • Dec

Visiting the Family Violence Support Centre at the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands in Honiara provided a clear reminder that gender empowerment and gender equality are priorities of Australia’s foreign policy.

  • 03
  • Jan

Reuters: WOMEN’S political representation in the Pacific Islands region is globally the lowest at 3.65 percent, compared to the world average of 18 percent.

  • 06
  • Jan

THE Ministry of Infrastructure Development (MID) is currently rehabilitating the existing St Martin feeder road, Central Guadalcanal over a distance of 8.5 km.

  • 12
  • Nov

PRIME Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo has highlighted the need for connectivity between the Church and the state.

  • 15
  • Nov

HAILIES Entertainment studio will be hosting a hip-hop rhyme quest for the first time to Hip-hop lover in Honiara.

  • 20
  • Nov

Sideleve bamboo band from Nusa Roviana in the Western province is $10,000 richer last Saturday after winning the bamboo band competition in the 2013 Lagoon Festival hosted in Munda last Saturday.

  • 20
  • Nov

A local musician says music should be incorporated in the school curriculum so that it can be taught in schools.

  • 21
  • Nov

A reggae band from the Guadalcanal plains has won the battle of the band contest in Honiara last weekend.