Prepared by Agnieszka Zuchora, Partnership and Development Coordinator To celebrate International Women’s Day (March 8), Pacific Peoples’ Partnership is highlighting some of the amazing work being done by our partners across the South Pacific. We are truly excited to be partnering with ʻOfa Guttenbeil-Likiliki and the Women and Children Crisis Centre (WCCC) in Tonga for a Canada
A Compilation of Pacific Women Stories 2021 Prepared by Andy Nystrom, PPP Archivist and Research Assistance From Tok Blong: https://shop.pacificpeoplespartnership.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/19-Tok-Blong-SPPF-19-April-1987-m.pdf Development in the Pacific: What Women Say Tok Blong #19 Apr 1987 pages 10-11 https://shop.pacificpeoplespartnership.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/54-3-Tok-Blong-Pasifik-v54-3-2000.pdf Twenty Five Years of Activism: Pacific women carry the fire stick Tok Blong v54 #3 25th anniversary 2000 pages 7-9 https://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2018/03/05/inspiring-women-in-the-pacific-resmah-story Inspiring
By Agnieszka Zuchora, PPP Development and Partnerships Coordinator As the world adjusts to the new normal of isolating, social distancing, and virus awareness to keep people safe, underlying issues of inequality have been brought to the surface. Gender disparity has been made glaringly evident during the current COVID-19 landscape as measures put in place to
Prepared by Art Holbrook, PPP Board member and Chair of PPP’s Communications Committee After elections last month that returned Jacinda Ardern’s Labour Party to government with a landslide, Nanaia Mahuta has been appointed as the country’s first Indigenous Foreign Minister and the first Maori woman to hold such a senior cabinet position. (1). In 1996
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