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  • Sign language on board for equal access to services and advocating for the rights
    Nov 16, 2017

    The inclusion of sign language interpreters provided persons with hearing loss access to social, economic and legal services and highlighted equal access to justice and government services as human rights during a recent outreach at the Nausori market coordinated by the government officers and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

  • Marriage ceremony on the mobile service delivery bus brings hope to the newlyweds
    Aug 7, 2017

    It had been longed for and came as a most welcomed surprise to Amani Rakula and Savaira Marama Rakula to be joined in civil union as husband and wife through the ‘REACH mobile service delivery’ that arrived at their remote village in Namosi province.

  • Be Empowered, Be the Change
    Jul 11, 2017

    Empowering a woman empowers a nation – this was recognized by women who were present at the recent Fiji National Women’s Expo and had the opportunity to access social, economic and legal services provided by the Rights, Empowerment and Cohesion (REACH) for Rural and Urban Fijians Project.

  • Empowering Women to Empower More People
    Jun 20, 2017

    A hundred women from Fiji’s Eastern Division could access social, economic and legal services and increase their awareness on the rights enshrined in the Constitution of the Republic of Fiji during a workshop recently organized in Suva.

  • Health agencies collaborate to boost response to dual crisis of diabetes and TB in Ebeye
    May 31, 2017

    With 466 cases identified per 100,000 people, the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) has one of the highest tuberculosis (TB) prevalence in the world. Despite many decades of efforts to eradicate the devastating disease, it has continued to spread in the overcrowded atoll communities fueled by poor nutrition, high rates of diabetes, substandard housing and poor health seeking behaviours.

  • Government’s social, economic and legal services made accessible at people’s doorstep
    Apr 13, 2017

    More people in remote communities are accessing social, economic and legal services provided by the Government which can provide substantive support to their lives when needed most.

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