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Fiji citizens in police custody over silent protest

Friday, 6 September 2013, 1:16 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

At around 11.15 this morning six Fiji Women’s Rights Movement staff, including our Board Vice-President, staff from the Pacific Centre for Peace-building and approximately six other Fiji citizens were taken into custody by the police outside the President’s ... More >>

Support For Women In Sports

Friday, 31 May 2013, 4:16 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

Women athletes in Fiji and around the world are still trying to find their place in the typically masculine domain of sport. Without funding support, political will and solidarity from all stakeholders, it is nearly impossible for women to take part ... More >>

No Democracy Without Free Press

Monday, 6 May 2013, 11:33 am | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

Democracy, religious freedom, freedom to assemble & petition and freedom of speech are all curtailed when freedom of the press is compromised. More >>

Reclaim the Night March Cancelled by Police in Fiji

Friday, 8 March 2013, 4:10 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

The Fiji Women’s Rights Movement (FWRM) stands in solidarity with its sister-organisation, the Fiji Women’s Crisis Centre (FWCC), in expressing its disappointment and frustration at the cancellation of FWCC’s annual Reclaim the Night march by the Police. More >>

FWCC Reclaim the Night March Cancellation

Friday, 8 March 2013, 4:07 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

The Fiji Women’s Rights Movement (FWRM) stands in solidarity with its sister-organisation, the Fiji Women’s Crisis Centre (FWCC), in expressing its disappointment and frustration at the cancellation of FWCC’s annual Reclaim the Night march by the Police. More >>

NGO Coalition on Human Rights Condemns Brutality

Tuesday, 5 March 2013, 5:49 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

The NGO Coalition on Human Rights has condemned the severe brutality inflicted on the two men in video footage that has gone viral on social media. With allegations that the security forces are responsible for these gross human rights violations, ... More >>

Girls Theatre Programme

Friday, 1 March 2013, 12:27 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

PR06/2013 Wednesday February 27, 2013 PRESS RELEASE Girls Theatre Programme To commemorate International Women’s Day on March (IWD) 8th, the Fiji Women’s Rights Movement (FWRM) will be launching its year-long GIRLS Theatre Programme. According to FWRM’s ... More >>

Re-framing, Re-articulating and Re-energizing SRHR

Tuesday, 26 February 2013, 1:26 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

Friday February 22, 2013 PRESS RELEASE Re-framing, Re-articulating and Re-energizing SRHR in the Pacific Pacific feminists, and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) advocates call on the Papua New Guinea State to urgently repeal the Sorcery ... More >>

One Billion Rising Fiji

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 4:15 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

Wednesday February 13, 2013 PRESS RELEASE One Billion Rising Fiji On February 14, 2013, the Fiji Women’s Rights Movement will be joining women and men, around the world in rising up, dancing and demanding an end to violence against women. This ... More >>

One Billion Rising Fiji

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 12:42 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

PR04/2013 Wednesday February 13, 2013 PRESS RELEASE One Billion Rising Fiji On February 14, 2013, the Fiji Women’s Rights Movement will be joining women and men, around the world in rising up, dancing and demanding an end to violence against women. This ... More >>

Movement Empowers Young Voters

Monday, 4 February 2013, 12:14 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

PR02/2013 Friday February 1, 2013 PRESS RELEASE Movement Empowers Young Voters Forty-five young women and men, who will be voting for the first time in the next general elections, spent their Saturday understanding and learning the importance being an active citizen. ... More >>

No To The Trademark Of Kesakesa Designs

Monday, 4 February 2013, 12:12 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

PR03/2013 Friday February 1, 2013 PRESS RELEASE No To The Trademark Of Kesakesa Designs The Fiji Women’s Rights Movement strongly objects the attempt made by Fiji Airways to trade the traditional kesakesa design. According to reports Fiji Airways ... More >>

Movement empowers young voters

Friday, 1 February 2013, 7:10 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

Forty-five young women and men, who will be voting for the first time in the next general elections, spent their Saturday understanding and learning the importance being an active citizen. More >>

IEC blitz from FWRM

Monday, 17 December 2012, 3:31 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

Greetings from the Fiji Women’s Rights Movemnt! It’s an Information, Education and Communication (IEC) blitz at the Fiji Women’s Rights Movement as we bring to you some of the IEC materials we have been working on for the last several months ... More >>

FWCC and FWRM make constitution presentations

Friday, 12 October 2012, 6:42 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

The Fiji Women’s Crisis Centre (FWCC) and the Fiji Women’s Rights Movement’s (FWRM) today made (separate) presentations to the Fiji Constitution Commission, outlining the key provisions envisioned in Fiji’s next Constitution. More >>

Fiji: Conversations On Civic Education And Tsms

Wednesday, 6 June 2012, 11:40 am | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

Sixty women leaders representing women from all across the country united today at the 2nd Fiji Consultation on Women’s Participation in National Democratic Processes (Women’s Forum), making their position clear on the urgent need to start the gender ... More >>

Movement Provides Legislative Lobbying, Building Skills

Thursday, 22 March 2012, 4:24 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

PR04/2012 Thursday March 22, 2012 Movement Provides Legislative Lobbying, Building Skills In Governance And Leadership Training Twenty participants today completed a three-day Legislative Lobbying, Building Skills in Governance and Leadership Training ... More >>

Buadromo receives ‘Women Have Wings Courage Award’

Tuesday, 31 January 2012, 10:18 am | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

The Fiji Women’s Rights Movement Executive Director Virisila Buadromo is one of the proud recipients of the Women Have Wings inaugural Courage Award . She is one of three women from around the world - Rwanda’s Aloisea Inyumba and Cameroon’s ... More >>

FWRM Maintains Caution

Thursday, 19 January 2012, 10:20 am | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

The Fiji Women’s Rights Movement remains cautious, following the removal of the Public Emergency Regulations and the issuing of the Public Order Amendment Decree on January 7 2012. More >>

FWRM maintains caution

Wednesday, 18 January 2012, 4:25 pm | Fiji Women's Rights Movement

The Fiji Women’s Rights Movement remains cautious, following the removal of the Public Emergency Regulations and the issuing of the Public Order Amendment Decree on January 7 2012. More >>

   

 

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