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Sensemaking in a complex world: What matters most for the Pacific?

Every once in a while, it is important to step back from what we are doing and take a look at why we are doing it, and whether our larger purpose is served well by it (or what might serve this larger…  


Pacific Government Audit Offices’ Performance Results Analysed

Five audit offices in the Pacific undertook a review of their operations using the International Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions performance measurement framework .  


Civil society supports effective access to justice for persons with disabilities

His name was called at the doorstep of the Magistrates Court. Tomasi (not his real name) went into the courtroom and stood in front of the judge. There were brief exchanges between the prosecutor,…  


Police Force encourages more women leaders

Empowering women to become future leaders in the Police Force is the focus of a leadership training organized by the Fiji Police Women’s Network. The workshop is conducted by the FPWN with support…  


Women in Leadership in the Fiji Police Force

Advancing women in the ranks of public administration is an important gender equality goal to ensure that a wide range of perspectives are brought to bear on policy making and service delivery.  


Under representation of women in Pacific Parliaments a critical issue

While women make up 50 percent of global population, they are still not able to take up their rightful place in national parliaments across the region to review and vote on national laws, development…  


Training on ‘Mandela Rules’ and inspections of places of detention in Fiji

The Association for the Prevention of Torture, facilitated a three-day training to members of the Fiji Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission and the Fiji Corrections Service on the United…  


UN works to provide integrated support to the Solomon Islands as it prepares to graduate from Least Developed Country status

The United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on Least Developed Country Graduation, in partnership with the Solomon Islands Government, held a two-day workshop to kick-start the process of preparing for…  


Outreach Services REACH Ha'apai and Vavaʻu Remote Communities

The islands of Ha’apai and Vava’u have welcomed the successful Rights, Empowerment and Cohesion (REACH) pilot outreach programme delivering justice, and government services to remote communities in…  


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