Nov/Dec 17

NOVEMBER REPORT Target Each women to plant 300 dalo suckers Each women need to look for their own dalo suckers. 11th Nov Capsicum, cucumber & tomatoes seedlings were bought. Girls worked on their dalo farms. Papsmear banner was hung up on Tuesday 7th of Nov. $3.30 from the project was used to buy a metre of white material to be used as a banner. Cabbage sale $70.50 and the women had some for their families as well. The land has been divided into 3 sections. Two women per section Salote & Millie, Kathy & Mereoni, and Fiona & Nancy. They are to clear the area, plant, harvest and sell their own products. Katti will be held on the 17th of Nov. 16th Nov Papsmear was held on this day. Chicken palau was made & fruit juice. More than 20 women showed up for the screening and they were shown the breast checking video. The doctors and nurse were very happy because since we started this programme there have been more women coming in daily for their pap test. In the Fijian culture this is still considered a “taboo”. We might have just saved a life. The women and kids enjoyed the food & drinks provided. 17th Nov The katti was a success. Quite a lot of people came and had a blast. In total there were 18 cakes baked....

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