Economy

EASI Congratulates Dr Forau on New Role as CBSI Governor

EASI Congratulates Dr Forau on New Role as CBSI Governor

"Economic Association of Solomon Islands Congratulates Dr. Luke Forau on his new role as the Governor of the Central Bank of Solomon Islands."
A graveyard of Homes in Walande, malaita Province, Solomon Islands.

Life Alone on a Disappearing Island

Climate change is harsh reality for the Pacific Islands to which Ms. Madeleine Chapman travelled to the Solomon Islands with World Vision to meet the communities whose lives are already being upturned by climate change.
Ruth Maetala (centre) who runs the Waka Mere program with Regina Pokana (L), Sustainability and Quality Manager, GPPOL with another employee at Guadalcanal Plains Palm Oil Limited (GPPOL). GPPOL is one of the Waka Mere participating companies.

The Driving Force Behind Waka Mere

Inspired by the high rates of domestic violence and the need for women’s economic empowerment, Ms. Ruth Maetala, a native of Solomon Islands joined the program in 2016.
Walande Islands in Malaita Province

‘Green Apostles’ recruited for Solomon Islands

Anglican priests working in the Solomon Islands are being recruited to monitor rising sea-levels caused by global warming.
Sogavare Praises Waka Mere Initiative

Sogavare Praises Waka Mere Initiative

The Solomon Islands Prime Minister, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare believes the national Government can learn from the Waka Mere model in improving gender equality in leadership roles in the country’s public service.