Gender

Negotiating What It Means to be a “Good” Man in Contemporary Papua New Guinea

The figure of the “good man” or “real man” is a common trope in Papua New Guinean and international campaigns to address HIV and AIDS, and violence against women. This figure is imagined as a perfect role model who is compliant with the directives of prevention slogans: a wearer of condoms, a faithful partner, non-violent and in control of everything from anger to sexual appetite, to alcohol consumption.

Getting REDD+ Right for Women: An Analysis of the Barriers and Opportunities for Women’s Participation in the REDD+ Sector in Asia

Jeannette Gurung, Kalpana Giri, Abidah Setyowati and Elizabeth Lebow, ‘Getting REDD+ Right for Women: An Analysis of the Barriers and Opportunities for Women’s Participation in the REDD+ Sector in

Gender and REDD+: An Assessment in the Oddar Meanchey Community Forestry REDD+ Project

Amanda Bradley, Abidah Setyowati, Jeannette Gurung, Donal Yeang, Channa Net, Samnang Khiev and Julien Brewster, ‘Gender and REDD+: An Assessment in the Oddar Meanchey Community Forestry REDD+Site,

Ensuring that Women Benefit from REDD+

Abidah Setyowati, ‘Ensuring that Women Benefit from REDD+’, Unasylva, 239(63) 2012/1: 57-62.

Re-envisioning REDD+: Gender, Forest Governance and REDD+ in Asia

Jeanette Gurung and Abidah Billah Setyowati, ‘Re-envisioning REDD+: Gender, Forest Governance and REDD+ in Asia’, Policy Brief #4, Washington, DC: Rights and Resources Institute, 2012, pp.

IB2017/12 Coffee is Men’s Business (Part 2)

Ever since its introduction to the Papua New Guinea Highlands during the colonial period, coffee has been seen as ‘men’s business’ (see Eves and Titus 2017). This In Brief examines

IB2017/11 Coffee is Men’s Business (Part 1)

Coffee is one of the most important cash crops in Papua New Guinea and is the mainstay of the economies of several Highlands provinces, with an estimated almost three million

IB2017/4 Unequal Work Burdens: Challenges to Women’s Economic Empowerment in Solomon Islands

Despite women’s economic empowerment now being considered an essential component of development programming, in many parts of the world empowerment has not

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