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Young woman to serve in NZ

STACY Kwanafia, 19, daughter of John Sam and Amalyn Kwanafia, Green Valley Honiara, has recently been called to serve a full time mission in the New Zealand Auckland Mission of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Be united, women told

WOMEN are urged to work together if they are to contest in this year’s general elections.

North Vella La Vella womens association opens new office

The Women of North Vella La Vella Constituency have recently opened their new office in Gizo.

Mock women’s parliament gathers forty

A total of forty - seven women intending candidates and women leaders from 8 provinces in the Solomon Islands are currently taking part in the Solomon Islands Mock Parliament for women at the National Parliament House in Honiara.

USP’s Alafua campus director named Samoa’s Educator of the Year

The University of the South Pacific’s Alafua Campus Director Leatuaolevao Ruby Va’a was recently named Samoa's Educator of the Year.

Women urged to work together

LOCAL women intending to contest the upcoming national general elections have been challenged to work together inorder to enter Parliament.

Women take a shot at RCDF bill

WOMEN have echoed on the floor of Parliament that if the Rural Constituency Development Fund (RCDF) is utilised for developments in the rural it would put an end to poverty and poor standard of living.

New development Centre for Women

Last Thursday between 8:30 and 9:30am people arrived for the opening of the Mary Mzzarello Development Centre (MMDC) in the Laura Vicuna Hostel-Henderson.

Women in Parliament

It would be very good if qualified women could enter politics, both on national and provincial level.

Last week I attended the opening of the Mock Parliament debate about Constituency Development Funds.