Thank you for attending the PWA Domestic Violence & Abuse Awareness Day

On behalf of the Pasifika Women’s Alliance, we thank all the attendees of our very first PWA Domestic Violence & Abuse Awareness Day that took place last Friday, 26th May.

In particular, we thank our special guest speakers and the following organisations that were a part of our event:

  • Office for Women and Domestic Violence Reform
  • Queensland Police Services
  • Moreton Bay Regional community Legal Service
  • University of Queensland
  • Department of Immigration & Border Protection
  • Wani Erick, Pacific Islander PHD Student

We also thank Rev. Eleanor Halapua Mancini & Aunty Wynn Te Kani for opening our event and our PWA Chaplain, Aunty Terani Lima for closing our event in Prayer.


We look forward to working with our communities again to raise awareness and aid the fight to end domestic violence and abuse!

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Pasifika Women's Alliance Inc.

Pasifika Women’s Alliance Inc. (PWA) is a culturally diverse network consisting of women who have migrated to Australia from 22 Pacific Island countries and territories. These countries include (and are not limited to): American Samoa, Cook Islands, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marchall Islands, Nauru, New Caledonia, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu and Wallis & Futuna.