Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development Program

Institute staff: Associate Professor Chris Roche 

Collaborators:  Australian Government's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

Funding: DFAT

Status: Completed

The Institute provided research and support to DFAT's Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development program design phase. This ten-year (2012 - 2022) initiative aims to help improve the political, economic and social opportunities of Pacific women, and in particular:

  • Women's participation in leadership and decision making roles
  • Economic opportunities for women through improved access to financial services and markets
  • Safety for women through better services for survivors of violence, access to justice and preventing violence.

For further information about the Program, please visit the pacific women website.