Bougainville Women’s Federation (BWF)

Bougainville Women’s Federation (BWF) is the peak agency for women’s rights and development in Bougainville. To date, there are over 4,000 BWF members representing the 13 districts of Bougainville. One of the aims of BWF has been to address the leadership gap of young women between the ages of 18 and 30. BWF has implemented a Young Women’s Leadership Project for young women in Bougainville, providing a safe space for them to build and develop their leadership skills. For more information visit the BWF’s Facebook page.