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NADI, FIJI  – As the Pacific conference on Ending Violence Against Children came to a close yesterday, UNICEF East Asia Pacific Regional Director, Mr. Daniel Toole reminded delegates that  “Raising awareness about violence is not about blame, it is about healing the whole family, encouraging mutual respect between children and adults, building stronger families and ultimately stronger communities.”

Call for govt’s support to WP’s bid

A LOCAL activist and a member of the Solomon Islands Solidarity Movement for West Papua Freedom has called on the government of the day to support West Papua (WP) in its bid to join the Melanesia Spearhead Group (MSG).

Youths undergo training

Youths in Keava region in the Anglican diocese of Malaita (DOM) attended a three (3) days of workshop which started on Tuesday in Auki malaita province.

A busy weekend for San Isidro centre

SAN Isidro centre in North West Guadalcanal have had a busy weekend hosting two important events starting on Saturday.

Zaira centenary next month

Zaira village on North Vangunu Island, Western Province will celebrate the 100 years of centenary since the arrival of the United Church next month, June 20.

Reconciliation, forgiveness, peace, and unite

Following a minor reshuffle in the Cabinet line-up, MP Samson Maneka will be sworn in this Monday morning as the new Minister for National Unity, Reconciliation and Peace.

Digital financial service to a ‘Cash Lite’ society

For many in the Solomon Islands and more so in the rural areas, cash is a very modern instrument.

Pacific Venture must go

Dear Editor – Logging is not a development and all along I have been an anti-logger.

Micro credit

Dear Editor – Bob Pollard kindly replied to my letter in your newspaper in which I had outlined the potential for coconut virgin oil production as a valuable, much needed commodity, and a source of income for farmers.

Honiara Central Market

Dear Editor – The Central Market in Honiara is an important venue for the market vendors, shoppers and tourists alike.