Women’s rights are challenged all over the world, however women living in the Pacific face intersecting challenges that can make them all but invisible to the rest of the world.
Women’s economic empowerment – or WEE – has increasingly featured on the international aid agenda. WEE is one of three strategic priorities in Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Gender Equality Strategy. The UN High-Level Panel on WEE says it “is at the heart of the 2030 Agenda”.
The Grail in Australia is hosting a full-day (9:30am to 4pm) retreat on Saturday 2 March for young women to discern what calls from deep within. Rest and reflect in a sacred, safe, nourishing space.