This website brings together many resources to help us stanap strong tugeta against gender-based violence of all kinds. It was inspired by the concept of storian – the Pacific tradition of coming together to share stories, build understanding and make wise decisions for the collective good.


The website also pays tribute to the relentless work of Vanuatu activists, women’s movements and grassroots organizations, and civil society organizations, by showcasing their knowledge, experience, and leadership in ending violence against women and girls, and builds off the Stanap Strong Akensem Vaelens brand.


The website is sponsored by a grant from the Spotlight Initiative, a global initiative of the United Nations which has received generous support from the European Union.

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