Power, Leadership and Civic Space

Explore evidence on increasing diverse women’s access to leadership and expanding space for civil society.


Bougainville Young Women’s Leadership Research Report

The Bougainville Young Women’s Leadership Research is an initiative of Bougainville Women’s Federation in collaboration with its partner, International Women’s Development Agency, and with the support of the State, Society and Governance in Melanesia Program at the Australian National University. Supported by the Funding Leadership and Opportunities for Women Program of the Netherlands Government.

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Closing the Gender Gap: Gender in Australian NGOs

This research report seeks to fill a gap in the publicly available evidence regarding factors influencing gender integration in Australian NGOs, and to use this to shape recommendations about the development of gender capacity in the Australian NGO sector, with the aim of accelerating progress towards gender equality. It presents research undertaken between August 2010…

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Pacific women’s leadership program (FLOW)

IWDA’s Funding Leadership and Opportunities for Women (FLOW) program in the Pacific seeks to build the capacity and confidence of individual women to participate in decision-making processes and assume positions of civil and political leadership. IWDA believes that supporting and strengthening the capacities of women’s organisations and networks is key to enabling women’s political engagement,…

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