Gender inequality has been recognized as a longstanding issue in Solomon Islands.
The Solomon Islands Government is serious about improving the economic status of women. The Ministry of Women, Youth, Children, and Family Affairs, which is mandated to lead the formulation and implementation of policies relating to women, is working closely with other relevant stakeholders to empower women. Download this case study and find out:
- the five broad priority policy outcomes covered by the Gender Equality and Women's Development (GEWD) policy
- action plans from the Solomon Islands national strategy for empowering women
- and the activities that are run by the Solomon Islands Women in Business Association (SIWIBA)