$500m loss as a result of gender based violence: Academic

Second from right, Australian academic Dr Vijaya Nagarajan with key note speakers at the Pacific Women Regional Forum. Picture: ARIETA VAKASUKAWAQA

THE Fijian Government incurs a loss of  $500m annually as a result of gender based violence, which makes up 6.6 percent of the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). This was revealed by an Australian academic Dr Vijaya Nagarajan while speaking at the Pacific women regional learning forum on women’s economic empowerment at the University of […]

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