Category: Women

UN Women hosts transformative Market Vendors Forum in the Solomon Islands
Market

UN Women hosts transformative Market Vendors Forum in the Solomon Islands

Eliza Kukutu- June 14, 2024

The Market Vendors Association (MVA) Forum, organized by UN Women to empower women market vendors, took place from June 11 to 13 in Honiara, Solomon ... Read More

Women-Led Community Enterprise in Western Province Produces Body Lotion and Soap from Sustainably Harvested Sea Grapes
Community development

Women-Led Community Enterprise in Western Province Produces Body Lotion and Soap from Sustainably Harvested Sea Grapes

Eliza Kukutu- May 22, 2024

In a ground breaking initiative, women from four communities in the Western Province of the Solomon Islands have launched a new line of body lotion ... Read More

Girls Celebrate International Girls in ICT Day
ICT

Girls Celebrate International Girls in ICT Day

Eliza Kukutu- April 26, 2024

More than 160 girls and their teachers from 30 secondary schools around Honiara celebrated International Girls in ICT Day at Heritage Park Hotel on 25 ... Read More

East Are’are women calls for better health services
Elections

East Are’are women calls for better health services

Eliza Kukutu- April 18, 2024

By Sharon Nanau Women in East Are'Are constituency in Malaita province have called for better health services amidst the elections. Mary Rihumane from Arakao village ... Read More

Australia supports current and emerging leaders in justice sector
Laws

Australia supports current and emerging leaders in justice sector

Fredrick Kusu- March 19, 2024

Australia is proud to host the ‘Women in Law and Justice Breakfast’ event at the Heritage Park hotel early this week in Honiara. The Solomon ... Read More

Proposed Temporary Special Measures for women in Provincial Assemblies to be tabled in  12th Parliament
Politics

Proposed Temporary Special Measures for women in Provincial Assemblies to be tabled in 12th Parliament

Fredrick Kusu- February 9, 2024

The Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs (MWYCFA) is committed to table the proposed amendment to the Provincial Government Amendment Bill (PGAB) 2018 ... Read More

Women’s Resilience to Disasters Program officially launched
Climate Change

Women’s Resilience to Disasters Program officially launched

Fredrick Kusu- May 26, 2023

An official launching of the Solomon Islands Women’s Resilience to Disasters Program (WRD) was held at Heritage Park Hotel, in Honiara today.  The program is ... Read More