Asia-Pacific Population Journal

For over two decades, the Asia-Pacific Population Journal (APPJ) has been taking the pulse of population and social issues unfolding in the region. Published by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), APPJ brings out high quality, evidence-based and forward-looking articles relevant for population policies and programmes in Asia and the Pacific. Prominent population experts, award-winning demographers, as well as lesser known researchers have been contributing articles, documenting over the years the evolution of thinking in this important sphere.


Gender, mobility and urban place in Fiji: From colonial to post-colonial wanderings

In many traditional Pacific societies the strange and unknown world is the domain of males, those who were thought to have the strength and confidence to face the odds likely to be met. The female arena is the known, the less dangerous, usually domestic surroundings (Ravuvu, 1992:330).


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