The Human Development Programme administrates several networks and forums as listed below:
PACWIN -The Pacific Women’s Information Network (PACWIN) is an interactive and informative internet discussion group and information clearing house for women and men alike. It is aimed at people who work on or are interested in gender equality and all that it encompasses, such as human rights, sustainable development, health, education, environment, peace-building, and the media:
People wishing to subscribe to the list should go to http://lyris.spc.int/read/all_forums/ alternatively they can contact the administrators at
New members are subscribed once a week.
ACT-FEMMES -Pacific Women’s News (ACT-FEMMES) is an internet discussion group that aims to exchange gender and human development information and resources in French. It is aimed at people who work on or are interested in the area of gender equality and human development.
To subscribe to ACT-FEMMES or if you would like further details about the discussion group please contact us via email at the following address:
Other discussion lists administrated by other SPC programmes might be of interest to you as well:
AIDSTOKis an electronic information and discussion list about HIV and other STI issues in the Pacific. It covers topics that include human rights, gender issues, behaviour change, surveillance, and much more.