Regional

Through Pacific Women, the Australian Government will spend approximately $142 million over 10 years (2012–2022) on regional and multi-country initiatives supporting gender equality and women’s empowerment. More information on the partnership and nature of support is included in the Pacific Women Regional Activities Summary. Details on activities currently underway with various partners is available via our interactive map. The list of program partners can be found here.

Stories of Change


Publishing gender statistics to promote equality

The Kiribati Gender Statistics Abstract 2017, the first of its kind in Kiribati, provides key indicators and statistics related to education, health, human rights, public life, decision making, economic structures, participation in productive activities and access to resources.

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Protecting girls and boys from violence in Nauru

Protecting girls and boys from violence in Nauru

There is ongoing commitment in Nauru to protect children from violence.

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The many ways programs can be inclusive of women and girls with disability

With global data showing that people with disabilities are at a greater risk of experiencing violence, it is important for initiatives aimed at ending violence against women to incorporate strategies to support women and girls with disabilities.

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Analysing data through a gender perspective

Gender statistics help governments implement gender mainstreaming policies and support the promotion of gender inclusion in government activities.

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