October 11, 2017
THE Fiji Women’s Crisis Centre has condemned a New Methodist Church pastor in Macuata who told villagers of Nabunikavula that women were not chasers for their grog sessions. FWCC co-ordinator Shamima Ali labelled such comments as insulting, adding that it belittled women in the village. “Everyone is entitled to their
May 25, 2017
The island nation of Fiji has one of the world’s highest rates of domestic violence, and climate change disasters are making matters worse for women. One crisis center is tackling the problem by giving women the support they need to prosecute perpetrators.
March 11, 2017
9:22 am on 11 March 2017 More women, including those from Fiji’s remoter islands, are calling in to report abuse after the launch of a toll-free domestic violence hotline this week. The Fiji Women’s Crisis Centre said about 40 new callers had rung the 24-hour hotline since Wednesday’s launch, many