Women’s entrepreneurship in the Pacific post-COVID

COVID-19 and the resulting restrictions has had a profound impact on small businesses in the Pacific, and women entrepreneurs have been especially hard hit.  But – despite the challenges – women business owners are resilient and doing all they can to bounce back.

This panel discussion looks back at the past 18 months, and forward to the future as Pacific women business owners and entrepreneurs share their stories.


Shelley Burich, Vaoala Vanilla (Samoa)

Ernestine Cole, Oshin Organics (PNG)

Lisa Vaai, Eveni Pacific (Samoa)

Joyce Moiwo (PNG)

Rachel Rahi, Wisdom Enterprises (Marshall Islands)

Moderator:  Collins Rex, GTPA (Australia)

Women’s entrepreneurship in the Pacific post-COVID
  • 27-Oct-21
  • 3pm (Melbourne, Australia)
  • Panel discussion
  • Live Events,
  • Panel of women entrepreneurs