Gender and Economy in Melanesian Communities


Michelle Carnegie
Claire Rowland
Katherine Gibson
Katharine McKinnon
Jo Crawford
Claire Slatter

Project Location

Solomon Islands,

This project aimed to develop community based indicators of gender equity in the Pacific. It ran from 2011-2015. The manual produced by this project Gender and Economy in Melanesian Communities: A Manual of Indicators and Tools to Track Change was produced by the University of Western Sydney, Macquarie University and the International Women's Development Agency in partnership with the Fiji National University, Union Aid Abroad APHEDA (Solomon Islands), Live and Learn Environmental Education (Solomon Islands) and Women's Action for Change (Fiji). The research was conducted with funds from an AusAID Australian Development Research Award.