femLink Pacific

femLink Pacific

Femlinkpacific is a Fiji Island based feminist based women’s NGO which uses a community media platform, including a mobile radio station and a rural women’s media network to advocate for the full implementation of UNSCR 1325 and other commitments to women, peace and human security. Through the production of regular media and policy initiatives femlinkpacific communicates the experiences of rural women to local and national policy makers. Since 2006 femlinkpacific has actively engaged with the Regional Security Committee of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat and has worked with members of a regional women’s media network on UNSCR1325 to bring the experiences of women in Bougainville (PNG), Solomon Islands and Tonga, as well as Fiji to this annual meeting. Since October 2009 femlinkpacific has hosted the regional secretariat of the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict (GPPAC). Femlink’s Coordinator is also the gender liaison for the GPPAC International Steering Group. Femlinkpacific is a member of the National Council of Women Fiji and Fiji NGO Coalition on Human Rights, as well as the World Association of Christian Communicators (WACC) and AMARC – the World Association of Christian Communicators.

Link: http://www.femlinkpacific.org.fj/
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