Prime Minister Rick Houenipwela has launched the Young Entrepreneurs Council Solomon Islands (YECSI) on Friday, October 12 2018 at the Mendana Hotel in Honiara.
THE MINISTRY of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs strongly condemns the alleged rape incident which resulted in the death of a 12 year-old girl at Temotu Province and calls for collective action to stop violence against children especially young girls.
SAFENET, a network of government and non-government organizations in the country are working on new ways to improve quality services for survivors of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV).
The Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs (MWYCFA) will launch the country’s new National Youth Policy 2017-2030 and a Strategic Framework for Youth Development and Empowerment in Solomon Islands in Honiara next week.
Solomon Islands is represented by the Pauline Soaki, Director Women in the Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs, and Nashley Vozoto, Gender Based Violence Coordinator in the Ministry of Health and Medical Service at the “United Nations Joint Global Programme on the Essential Services Package for Women and Girls Subject to Violence: Global Workshop on Sharing of Key Initial Lessons Learned and Way Forward in Istanbul, Turkey from 6 – 8 February.