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April-May

What will stop the violence?

TWO huge programmes focused on the empowerment and protection of Pacific women and children costing more than USD70 million have been launched over the

April-May

What will stop the violence?

TWO huge programmes focused on the empowerment and protection of Pacific women and children costing more than USD70 million have been launched over the

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2018 March

Violence Against Women in the Pacific

In the United Nations Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women (DEVAW), violence against women is defined as any act of

2018 March

Empowering Pacific rural women

47-year old Emily Qilarisa lives in Sepa, a remote village of around 240 residents in Choiseul Province in the northern most part

2017 December

Rise in sex crimes in Fiji

THE number of sexual violence reports in general and particularly against children in Fiji has skyrocketed, according to statistics released by the

Fiji lacks data

 FIJI lacks the data to drive and inform policy-making, a challenge that was identified during the four-day 13 Triennial Conference of Pacific