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The national stadium workforce during the ground breaking ceremony held recently.

Where Are the Local Jobs Promised?

While the country is focusing much of its attention on the COVID-19 pandemic, our economy and the opportunities that come with it, are taking a dive.
Premier Hon. Clay Forau and few other MPAs who were vaccinated during launch day.

Temotu Launch its COVID-19 Vaccination Program

On Wednesday (15th September) this week the last remaining province, Temotu, successfully launched its provincial COVID-19 vaccination roll out program in the provincial capital, Lata.
Solomon Islands and Portugal players after their Group C match at the FIFA Futsal World Cup 2021.

Solomon Islands Kurukuru Succumb to Portugal

It is not the result the Solomon Islands Kurukuru wanted, but it was a huge ask from the get go. Portugal, ranked 6th in the World, was with its star player, the five-time Best Player in the World award winner Ricardinho Filipe da Silva Braga.
Group photo of UNDP, National Youth Congress and Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs representatives with young leaders at one-week revitalization programme in Choiseul Province.

Building Effective Provincial Youth Councils

The UN Development Programme (UNDP), in cooperation with the National Youth Congress and the Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs, led the process of revitalizing the Provincial Youth Council in Choiseul through a week-long programme.
ILO Decent Work & Employment Specialist, Mr. Kinan Albahnasi said “A key challenge for Solomon Islands in response to the crisis is to generate more and better employment opportunities while ensuring that no one was left behind."

Solomon Islands Committed to Developing a Gender-responsive National Employment Policy

The COVID-19 crisis has had a significant impact on the labour markets in Pacific Island Countries (PICs), including Solomon Islands, bringing disproportionate levels of unemployment and underemployment across different groups of people, sectors and regions.