Sarah Boxall is the Economic Empowerment of Women Specialist with the Asian Development Bank’s Pacific Private Sector Development Initiative, a technical assistance program undertaken with the support of the governments of Australia and New Zealand. Sarah is also a board member at UN Women Australia, was previously the Deputy Country Representative for UN Women in Fiji. Prior to that, her background includes working with the Pacific Women Support Unit, CARE, and the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Sarah has a Master of International Social Development from the University of New South Wales.
Private sector progress in women’s leadership in the Pacific
Women’s representation in politics across the region still lags. But a positive change is occurring in business.