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Legislation and the Role of Police Prosecutors Across the Pacific in Ending Violence Against Women
Legislation and the Role of Police Prosecutors Across the Pacific in Ending Violence Against Women Story by Onorina Saukelo Violence against women and girls is the most pervasive violation of human rights in the Pacific. Studies show up to 60% per…
UN Women and Pacific Community Workshop
UN Women and Pacific Community Workshop: Validating the Roadmap for better production and use of gender statistics to monitor the SDGs in the Pacific
Progressing Gender Equality in Micronesia: Country Work Planning Workshop
Government gender equality experts from Kiribati, Nauru, Federated States of Micronesia and Palau joined with colleagues from the Marshall Islands to develop program logic and work plans for the next five years to progress gender equality. The workshop…
What is sexual harassment?
16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
Sexual harassment is no joke
Joint Statement on16 Days of Activismagainst Gender-Based Violence Campaign
End of discriminatory laws and change in cultural norms key to economic empowerment of Pacific women
Over 200 participants from 21 Pacific countries have been meeting over three days this week to discuss the economic standing of 4.5 million women and girls across the greater Pacific region. Despite making up half of the region’s population, women…
Pacific Community calls for greater efforts to close gender gaps
SPC urges participation in online gender equality discussion
Please share your organization’s perspective or your own views, questions and hopes on issues surrounding gender equality in the Pacific, from poverty and health to women in power.