Girls friendly visits

Honiara City


The Church of the Province of Melanesia


Central Melanesia


  • Empower women with knowledge and understanding of STI’s including HIV/AIDS and to prevent HIV infections
  • Engage women in life skills activities such as printing and dyeing
  • Teach women basic financial literacy so that from the skills learnt they can start their own self-sustaining projects and move away from being sex workers.


  • Bible text and reflections
  • Interactive discussions on positive/ high self-esteem
  • STI, HIV/AIDS basic information
  • Printing and dyeing skills [clothes]
  • Screen printing skills


  • 22 women obtained basic knowledge and skills
  • Build a positive network with women
  • Women highly appreciative of the skills learnt and some now ventured into printing as a source of income