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Poverty forcing Solomons girls into prostitution (Solomon Islands)

August 1, 2012


Source A national forum on violence against women in Solomon Islands has heard poverty is forcing girls as young as 13 into prostitution. Police say it is an increasing problem around logging camps in Makira, Malaita and Isabel islands. Sister Doreen, who runs Honiara’s only women’s shelter, the Christian Care Centre, told Radio Australia’s Pacific […]