Key WEAI Publications

WEAI Resource Center

Baseline Report

Measuring Progress Toward Empowerment: Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index
Feed the Future/IFPRI/OPHI Report. May 2014.

Peer-reviewed Publications

Assessing the Cognitive Validity of the Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index Instrument in the Haiti Multi-Sectoral Baseline Survey
Kiersten B. Johnson and Pablo Diego-Rosell
Survey Practice 8(2) 2015

Discussion Papers

Empowerment and Agricultural Production: Evidence from Rural Households in Niger?
Fleur Wouterse
IFPRI Discussion Paper.February 2016.

What dimensions of women’s empowerment in agriculture matter for nutrition-related practices and outcomes in Ghana?
Hazel Malapit and Agnes R. Quisumbing
IFPRI Discussion Paper. August 2014.

Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture, Production Diversity and Nutrition: Evidence from Nepal
Hazel Malapit, Suneetha Kadiyala, Agnes R. Quisumbing, Kenda Cunningham and Parul Tyagi.
IFPRI Discussion Paper. December 2013.

Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture: What Role for Improving Food Security in Bangladesh?
Esha Sraboni, Hazel Malapit, Agnes Quisumbing and Akhter Ahmed.
IFPRI Discussion Paper. November 2013.

The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index
Sabina Alkire, Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Amber Peterman, Agnes R. Quisumbing, Greg Seymour, and Ana Vaz.
IFPRI Discussion Paper. December 2012.

Summary Brochure

Women's Empowerment in Agriculture Index
IFPRI. February 2012.


How I learned to stop worrying and love the Index
IFPRI. April 2012.

Technical Report

The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (WEAI): Results from the 2011-2012 Bangladesh Integrated Household Survey