Summary of publication
This Progress Report is for the period July 2012 – November 2012.
It was prepared with contributions from several Vanuatu Women's Centre (VWC) staff including the Coordinator, Deputy Coordinator/ Research Officer, Community Educator, Branch Project Officers, and the Australian Consultant in planning, monitoring, evaluation and reporting. The analysis in this report is based on workshops with VWC staff and Branch Project Officers of the Vanuatu Women Centre.
The following is a summary of progress towards outcomes and targets:
- A total of 1,025 counselling sessions were provided to clients by VWC and the Branches (1003 with women, 19 with girls and 3 with boys).
- 283 people requested information (142 women, 2 girls, 135 men and 4 boys).
- 101 women were assisted to obtain Family Protection Orders, (68 women, 16 girls and 2 boys) were assisted to access justice.
- 5154 people participated in community awareness activities including 2330 women, 853 girls, 1411 men and 560 boys. Overall children and youth under 18 years made up 27% of all participants.