Aug 28

Public Awareness at Tailulu College

Top: Vika ‘Akau’ola presenting at Tailulu College about the FPLAC Bottom: Tailulu College On the 27th of November 2018 the Family Protection Legal Aid Centre was given an opportunity to talk about the Centre and its services at the Tailulu College. This awareness session was held at the Hall of Tailulu College and more than […]

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Aug 27

Second Visit to ‘Eua

Above image (from left to right): Awareness program in Pangai and Houma village The Centre’s Legal Officer, Fitilagi Fa’anunu and Family Protection Advocate, Vika ‘Akauola represented the Centre for the second trip to ‘Eua from the 13th to the 22nd of November 2018. The aim was to coordinate the centre’s services in ‘Eua, mainly focusing […]

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Aug 27

Public Service Day 2019

Left image- collective staff from Ministry of Justice role playing core roles in their service to the public. Right- Fatafehi Uata (FPA) and Salote Latu with FPLAC banner. On the 14th of June 2019 the government’s line ministries all participated in the Public Service Day at the Queen Salote Memorial Hall in Nuku’alofa. Fatafehi Uata (Family […]

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Aug 27

Radio Announcement for the 13th of June 2019

The Family Protection Legal Aid Centre Team will be on air at 7:30am on the 13th of June on our local TBC station. So tune in and find out about the Family Protection Legal Aid Centre and the upcoming events we have planned for 2019.

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Aug 27

Lord Chief Justice slams senior magistrate’s decision to turn away legal aid case

Lord Chief Justice slams senior magistrate’s decision to turn away legal aid case

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Aug 27

Rights, Empowerment & Cohesion (REACH) Project Piloted in Tongatapu (Eastern Districts) 25th – 29th March 2019

Eastern Side, Tongatapu (Hahake) On 25th March 2019, the first Pilot Phase of the Rights, Empowerment and Cohesion (REACH) Mobile Service Delivery project was rolled out in Tongatapu at the eastern districts followed by the 1 week in ‘Eua. This was launched at the Haveluliku village, Tongatapu.  The REACH is an initiative coordinated by the […]

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Aug 27

Camp Glow 2018

The Family Protection Legal Aid Centre (FPLAC) spoke at CAMP GLOW 2018 on an invitation by the Talitha Project. Talita Project organized a 4 day camp focusing on young girls’ empowerment. Thirty five (35) girls participated and learned about First Aid, Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights, Self Esteem and the Family Protection Act including their […]

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Aug 27

Reach Project Pilot in ‘Eua 1st – 5th April 2019

‘EUA On the 1st of April 2019, the Reach Pilot continued to ‘Eua and was launched in the  Kolomaile Village. The FPLAC participated in this mission to raise awareness on the Family Protection Legal Aid Centre (FPLAC) and its services. The FPLAC team consisted of one lawyer, Mr Taufu’i Naufahu and Ms. Vika ‘Akau’ola (Family […]

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Jan 03

16 Days of Activism Campaign to end all forms of Violence against against Gender-Based Violence

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign to challenge violence against women and girls. The campaign runs every year from 25th of November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and ends on the 10th of December, Human Rights Day. This was the first year this campaign was conducted in the outer […]

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Oct 03

Tonga Agriculture Show

The Family Protection Legal Aid Centre (FPLAC) recently just opened in March of this year so participating in the Agricultural show in Tonga was a constructive program for awareness raising. Naomi and Vika teamed up with Lesila To’ia Lokotui and Sela Sini Tu’ipulotu from Women and Children’s Crisis Centre once again for this event. Partnering […]

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