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Gender and Climate Change – where are we and what next? Woman carrying a spear and sack with a boy, both standing in shallow water

5 December 2018

Climate change affects women more profoundly than men. Often, women bear the brunt of extreme weather events because they lack economic, political and legal power, especially in developing countries.

Samoa makes human rights history with inquiry into family violence Three men and one woman all smiling and wearing necklaces made of flowers

30 November 2018

A blog written by Loukinikini Vili, Director of Human Rights, Ombudsman and National Human Rights Institution, Samoa.