Women rise to challenges for better society

She has strength and flexibility. She is determined and dedicated to improving peoples’ lives. She also has charming leadership quality. She earned all these abilities hard through her experience in dealing with a number of challenges she faced in her social and personal life in Solomon Islands. Barbara lives in the community along the large…

Visiting two islands in Fiji during the 16 Days Campaign – フィジーの村で女性に対する暴力撤廃16日間キャンペーン

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign starts from 25 November: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women till 10 December: Human Rights Day every year. Civil society organizations, activists, Governments, the UN and many more have been participating actively in organizing advocacy and campaign activities both globally and locally. 女性に対する暴力撤廃16日間キャンペーン(11月25日( 女性に対する暴力撤廃の国際デー)から12月10日(人権デー)までの16日間)は国連、NGOs、活動家らによってグローバルに展開されています。…

Spreading Indigo Blue in Northern Thailand

In Northern Thailand, you may find indigo blue cotton fabric, as shirts worn by local people, handicrafts sold at shops, along the streets of towns like Chiang Mai, Phrae and Nan. Some of them are produced by companies and factories, others are by families and individuals who take part in some part of the production…