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16 days of Activism sets to start

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

PGSP supports Choiseul women

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

Call to ‘wear orange’

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. 

Empowering women in fisheries

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.

Violence against women exacts high economic price, World Bank says

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.

Treat Women Right: End Intimate Partner Violence

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

Impacts of climate change on women

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

Documentaries on ending violence to be screened

UN Women will be screening two documentaries focusing on ending violence against women and girls in the Pacific, Monday.

PM: Pageant beacon for women in the region

Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo says the Miss South Pacific is a beacon for women in the region in reaching to their peak on the many common issues.

Women conclude leadership seminar

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.