An updated version of the standard WEAI presentation (March 2013 version).
Presentation also available in Spanish
Recommended citation: Alkire, S., Malapit, H., Meinzen-Dick, R., Peterman, A., Quisumbing, A., Seymour, G. and A. Vaz. 2013. “Instructional Guide on the Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index,” [link], accessed on [date].
- Introduction on the WEAI
Webinar on the Feed the Future WEAI survey module and how to calculate its indicators
This webinar session by Emily Hogue of USAID and Hazel Malapit of IFPRI discussed the purpose of the Index for Feed the Future, how it is used as monitoring indicator and a diagnostic tool, how the indicators are constructed using the WEAI survey questions, and gave important information about resources to help with data collection and analysis.
Calculating the WEAI – An Introduction
This video presentation by Sabina Alkire of OPHI introduces the concept and methodology of the WEAI and explains how the index is calculated.
Calculating the WEAI using Stata .do files
This step-by-step video presentation by Ana Vaz of OPHI takes users through the process of calculating the WEAI using Stata .do files.
WEAI Time Use Module Tutorial
In this tutorial, Md. Zahidul Hassan of Data Analysis and Technical Assistance (DATA-Bangladesh) explains how the WEAI time use module is implemented and answers some commonly asked questions.
WEAI Learning Event
Video of a workshop held November 21, 2013 at IFPRI in Washington DC.
Pilot Questionnaires and Manuals (Download ZIP 3.9M)
WEAI survey and manuals used to pilot WEAI in 2011 in Guatemala, Bangladesh, and Uganda.
Feed the Future Population-Based Survey, WEAI Module
WEAI survey used in Feed the Future Population-Based Surveys in 19 countries in 2013-2014.
Updated WEAI Module (Versions: Microsoft Word and PDF)
This version of the WEAI includes a new autonomy section that uses vignettes, as well as tweaked response codes and other small changes as a result of feedback from the baselines. Most current version of the WEAI.
- Presentation on “Calculating the WEAI – An Introduction”
- Stata .do files
-Calculating the WEAI
-Calculating the WEAI with sampling weights
- Explaining the WEAI autonomy module - audio
- Webinar Presentation (PDF)
- 5DE Indicators Table with new FTF question numbers (XLS)
- WEAI dataprep Stata .do file with new FTF question numbers (TXT)
- WEAI Tables with Instructions (XLS)
- Webinar chat transcript (DOC)
Abbreviated WEAI (A-WEAI)
- WEAI versions table
- A-WEAI Webinar (9/23/2015)
- A-WEAI Instructional Guide
- A-WEAI questionnaire
- A-WEAI enumerator manual
- Cognitive Testing Guide
- Calculating the A-WEAI (Sample Stata files using pilot data from Bangladesh)