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Vanuatu em igat wanpela association blong ol widows

Chairwoman blong Vanuatu Widows Association, Dr Andrina Thomas hem se Vanuatu hem nogat wan social securiti sistim so ol widows save faedem had tumas afta hasban blong ol i ded. Association hem stat smol nomo long Port Vila nao ia, be Dr Thomas hem se wok hem gohet fo mekem strong moa wok blong Widows Association long kantri. Hem se wetem smol financial help from Regional Rights Resource Training Centre blong SPC, wok long wan…

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Capacity building training for widows

The Pro-Active Mamas (PAM) with the five Port Vila Municipal female councillors; Deputy Mayor Leimara Malachai and Councillors Marie Kalkoa, Cathy Hivo, Rose Peters and Pascaline Fred, are assisting the Vanuatu Widows’ Association with the logistical arrangements for the 5th International Widows’ Celebrations to be held at Mele Village on June 23, 2017. PAM has sought funding from the Ministry of Justice & Community Services to run a one-day Capacity-Building Training Programme for all widows…

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Widows celebrate International Widows Day on Ifira

More than 200 widows, members of the Vanuatu Widows Association from Port Vila and surrounding villages of ni-Vanuatu and other nationalities converged on Ifira Tenuku Thursday to celebrate International Widows Day. They were joined by 60 widows of Ifira and Tanvasoko (Ifira islanders in Port Vila and surrounding areas), who were hosts of the event, says Kizzy Kalsakau of 96 BuzzFM. The full day program began with a parade by the widows that started from…

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Widows are in every community, but too often forgoten: widow

Vanuatu will join countries around the world to commemorate International Widow’s Day today. Prior to the celebrating the event, the Vanuatu Widows Association brought together its members last week. Many of the widows expressed and shared their experiences on what life is being a widow. One particular widow admitted that there are widows in every community, sadly, too often, they are forgotten. Some of them admitted that they have to struggle with their children to…

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VANUATU WIDOWS’ ASSOCIATION (VWA) INFOMESEN I GO LONG OLGETA PATISIPENS

Long 23 June 2019, Vanuatu Widows’ Association (VWA) hemi bin holem 7th International Widows’ Celebrations blong hem long Ramada Resort, Port Vila, Vanuatu, we OXFAM Vanuatu hemi fandem mo long taem ia i bin gat wan eleksen blong olgeta niufala ofis beras we hemi inkludim tu olgeta “Frens blong olgeta Widos” blong lukaotem VWA long nekis fiu yias. VWA i bin mekem wan aplikesen blong fanding i go long South Pacific Community Regional Rights Resource…

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