Pacific Women Activists bear witness in global protest in Rio De Janerio

Women activists from around the world took to the streets of Rio De Janeiro yesterday to again bear witness to the growing inequality within and between nations, ecological and economic injustices and gender injustice across the globe.

Islands Business Women activists from around the world took to the streets of Rio De Janeiro yesterday to bear witness to the growing inequality within and between nations, ecological and economic injustices and gender injustice across the globe. Activists took to the street to bring the human face to negotiations and remind our negotiators that the world is watching.

 

There is a major dis-connect between the text of the Rio negotiations and the reality faced by the majority of people across the world but especially in the Pacific. “We are not here to ask! We are here to demand for ecological justice, for economic justice, for gender justice. We are here to demand justice for all”, said Noelene Nabulivou of the Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era.

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