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Pacific representatives meet to develop campaigns to address violence against women

One Billion Rising March Suva, Fiji-V Day, 14 February 2013Twenty-six representatives from government as well as non-governmental organisations in six Pacific Island countries are in Suva this week for a five-day regional workshop to develop concrete action plans to address high rates of violence against women in the region. The workshop organised by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community Regional Continue reading

Today is International Youth Day!

Young people attend the launch of the 2010 International Year of Youth on the theme "Dialogue and Mutual Understanding", inside the General Assembly Hall, at UN Headquarters. International Youth Day is celebrated annually 12 August. 12 August 2010 United Nations, New York12 August every year sees the commemoration of International Youth Day. International Youth Day 2013 will be celebrated under the theme:  ‘Youth Migration: Moving Development Forward.’ Not only will we be encouraging young people across the world to celebrate the Day by focusing on the topic of youth migration but we will be using the Day to launch the 2013 World  Continue reading