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BY JOY OFASIA HONORABLE Freda Tuki, Minister for Women Youth Children and Family Affairs urged women in the Solomon Islands to seriously consider the State of Public Emergency and COVID-19 pandemic preparations in the country. In an interview, the Minister for Women Youth Children and Family Affairs (MWYCFA) said the Coronavirus...
BY TAVAKE SIMON HANA’AROA ALMOST a month working abroad, Jillian Soni, a mother of two from Guadalcanal province speaks of her experience, working and living in Canada a country that has more than 7,000 COVID-19 cases and almost a hundred deaths so far. Luckily for her, the COVID-19 is not yet...
BY JOY OFASIA GUADALCANAL Provincial Council of Women (GPCW) President Alice Hou has warned mothers, particularly in the rural communities in Guadalcanal to practice high standards of handwashing and quality care hygiene for their children amidst the increasing threat of coronavirus in the country. Mrs. Hou said the lives of children...
BY JOY OFASIA THE public and the individuals in the Solomon Islands are urged to seek help from the SAFENET’s timely and quality services for survivors of family and domestic violence. SAFENET Coordinator Women’s Development Division Ministry of Women, Youth, Children, and Family Affairs (MWYCFA) Juliana Zutu urged the public to...
BY JOY OFASIA SOLOMON Islands have one of the highest rates of family, sexual and domestic violence in the world with 64% of women aged 15-49 who have been reported physical or sexual abuse by their partner. Isolated and located on the eastern side of the Solomon Islands are the islands...
BY JOY OFASIA THE proposed new birthing and urban health centre will soon be constructed at Naha, East Honiara after a groundbreaking ceremony was held on the 26 July at the construction site. The new health centre is an exciting new development for the Solomon Islands, as it will provide access...
BY JOY OFASIA VICE President of the Honiara (HONDIS) Dorcas Federation, Audrey Rusa has recently demonstrated how to prepare healthy recipes and diets to combat non-communicable diseases. Her demonstration of cooking ideas was showcased during the weeklong health and food event organized by the Federation in Honiara. Mrs. Rusa was in charge...
BY JOY OFASIA WOMEN who have gone through a Visual Inspection of the cervix with Acetic acid (VIA) test with Dr. Donna Wate at Mere Care clinic last month were very happy to have undergone such examination and relevant treatment. Women staffs of Isles Media Investment were very grateful that the...
A new Standard Treatment Manual for Obstetrics and Gynaecology was recently launched at the National Referral Hospital in Honiara. The manual was made available through a partnership between Solomon Islands Ministry of Health and Medical Services and Australia Government to improve healthcare for women in country. The manual is a pocket-sized reference guide...
SOLOMON Islands’ national plan for referring survivors of sexual and gender-based violence to support services is being adjusted to better meet the needs of rural areas. This follows two-days of negotiating and planning with SAFENET members from nine provinces at the SAFENET National Inception Workshop held in Honiara 8–9 May,...