The Women’s Empowerment In Livestock Business Index (WELBI): An Instructional Guide


Developed following the Women Empowerment in livestock Index (WELI) and aligned to the Pro-WEAI for value chains by researchers from the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), the WELBI module is a new standardised tool that measures the empowerment of women involved in the livestock-related businesses. This guide offers step-by-step instructions on how to implement the WELBI survey.


Omondi, I., Galie, A., Teufel, N. and Kariuki, E. 2023. The Women’s Empowerment in Livestock Business Index (WELBI): An instructional guide. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI.


  • Omondi, Immaculate A.
  • Galiè, Alessandra
  • Teufel, Nils
  • Kariuki, Eunice