“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
“EMPOWERMENT to women around our region is something I feel is very important because we have the lowest rate o
Prominent women-leaders from the Central-West region of Western province excelled to greater heights in knowledge and
40 participants from Fiji, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, RMI, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga and Vanuatu will gradua
The five days transformational leadership and character education for peaceful co-existence training ended successful
In the Solomon Islands in the south-west Pacific, where two in three of the estimated female population of 252,000 ha
The Solomon Islands, a developing island nation in the south-west Pacific Islands, has one of the highest urbanisatio
Many Solomon Islands women slum dwellers have to walk at least a kilometre a day carrying heavy loads of water back t
The seven MDGs include elimination of extreme poverty and hunger, achieve universal primary education, promote gender
Leaders of 15 Pacific Island nations have pledged to remove barriers to women's economic empowerment, end violence ag
The Solomon Islands cabinet has refused to approve a report on women in time for its submission to a meeting of a Uni
Solomon Islands' new police commissioner says the police must set an example when it comes to addressing the country'
Correctional Services Solomon Islands (CSSI) will launch its first gender audit report at a special event in Honiara
A week ago somewhere in the Gilbert Camp area, another young woman's life had been taken as result of violence, viole
United Nations Special Rapporteur on Violence against women Ms Rashida Manjoo has reported Solomon Islands have the h
In the quiet corners of the Lungga area a small but important workshop has just been completed this week.
The National Council of Women in Solomon Islands says women in the country are not ready for police to be rearmed.
Ten civil society groups from Fiji, the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands,
Sexual abuse is a CRIME.
A workshop to help rural communities know how to prevent violence against women is currently underway.
Recognising the need to address issues affecting women and girls in Guadalcanal Province the Women Development Divisi
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says Solomon Islands can lead the Pacific by example on human rights iss
Disability access, environment management, women and children's health issues, and improving health service delivery
Crisis and trouble in the world dominate the headlines, but a woman's world remains silent and unnoticed.
A THREE-DAY workshop on the 2010 National Diagnostic Study and Think Tank on Women in Shared Decision Making will off
An expert in post-conflict peace building who is studying the Solomon Islands peace and reconciliation process says t
The Solomon Islands epitomize all that one associates with a Pacific paradise - sparkling blue sea and miles of pure
A leading women's organisation in the country has appealed to newly elected members of Parliament to show integrity a
Counting is not yet complete in the Solomon Islands election, but there is one result that is already certain - no wo
The levels of violence against women are shocking and show that two out of three women have experienced violence from
Women getting into Parliament this election do not mean they won't face challenges since in our culture, men dominate
The Solomon Islands government defied and agreement signed with the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Ag
The leader of a Solomon Islands women's organisation says a number of strong women are standing in next month's elect
A record 508 candidates will be contesting the 50 seats in the Solomon Islands parliament in next month's national el
The Solomon Islands caretaker deputy prime minister says if women are successful at next month's national election th
The New Zealand Parliamentarians' group on Population and Development (NZPPD) welcomes the news that 18 women will be
FORTY-TWO victims have been confirmed to give their stories to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's (TRC) third
A WOMAN who has given her life to teaching the country's children with disabilities has had her work recognised yeste
THE Solomon Islands Democratic Party (SIDP) strongly wants to see women in parliament, according to party executive M
LAST week, 19 emerging young women leaders completed the YWCA's Rise Up!
Four female officers from the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force have returned to the country after participating in
“Leave the kitchen and cooking for a while, come out and involve” is a strong message to women from Solom
SOLOMON Islands' first female to enter parliament Hilda Kari describes the introduction of women's political party as
The motivation behind a new political party in Solomon Islands is to get more women into parliament.
A new political party that will represent the views of Solomon Islands' women is in the making.