How social norms interact with Women's Economic Empowerment in Pacific Island States

Nagarajan, V. (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Description

Situating ‘women’s economic empowerment’ within the development discourse, this presentation challenges us to consider how the shift of focus on women and economic rights, while creating a space for multiple actors, has to confront social norms and customary laws which act as irritants that cannot be ignored.
Period31 May 2019
Held atPacific Women Shaping Pacific Development (DFAT)
Degree of RecognitionInternational