Pacific Women commits AU$320 million to improve the political, economic and social opportunities of Pacific women. It supports 14 Pacific countries to meet the commitments made in the Pacific Leaders’ Gender Equality Declaration working with a range of partners including Pacific governments, civil society organisations, regional and multilateral agencies and the private sector.

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Stories South-South Exchanges Family support and crisis centres across the Pacific continue to assist each other to improve levels of expertise and service to support survivors of family and sexual violence.
August 6, 2020 Share
Research Pacific Women Thematic Brief: Gender and COVID-19 in the Pacific This Thematic Brief provides information and analysis about emerging gendered impacts and recommendations for response for COVID-19 in the Pacific.
May 5, 2020 Share

Program Overview

In the first eight years of Pacific Women

Leadership and Decision-Making

Leadership and Decision Making

16,909

women to take on leadership roles at community, sub-national and national levels, including women participating in market vendor associations.

Leadership and Decision Making

46,906

people to access gender-focused civic and voter education.

Economic Empowerment

Economic Empowerment

25,010

women to access financial literacy training and financial services.

Economic Empowerment

1,253

women to attain formal qualifications.

Ending Violence Against Women

Ending Violence Against Women

102,720

women and children to access crisis support services, including counselling, health and justice services.

Ending Violence Against Women

921,961

people to participate in community awareness, outreach and advocacy activities.

Enhancing Agency

Enhancing Agency

10,131

men to undertake male advocacy training.

Leadership and Decision Making

6,653

women to access formal opportunities to share their ideas and learn from each other through learning forums, as well as through research and learning events organised by Pacific Women.