Gender and democratic governance publications

  • Empowering Women for Stronger Political PartiesFeb 29, 2012Empowering Women for Stronger Political PartiesTargeted interventions for promoting the stronger presence and influence of women in political parties as well as advancing gender equality issues in party policies and platforms.

  • Legal Empowerment Strategies at WorkJun 12, 2014Legal Empowerment Strategies at Work

  • Engendering Access to Justice - Grassroots Women’s Approaches to Securing Land rightsJun 12, 2014Engendering Access to Justice - Grassroots Women’s Approaches to Securing Land rights

  • Gender Responsive E-governance: Exploring the Transformative Potential Aug 10, 2009Gender Responsive E-governance: Exploring the Transformative Potential

  • Electoral Financing to Advance Women's Political ParticipationSep 12, 2007Electoral Financing to Advance Women's Political Participation

  • UNDP Global Programme 2014-2017Jan 31, 2014UNDP Global Programme 2014-2017The Global Programme supports countries to achieve the eradication of poverty and significant reduction of inequalities and exclusion. The Global Programme is the architecture that allows UNDP to provide coherent global policy advice and programme support services, based on country and regional programme experiences and drawing on the pool of evidence, knowledge and expertise gained by UNDP across all development settings.

  • Project Brief - Gender Equality in Public Administration (GEPA)Jun 3, 2014Project Brief - Gender Equality in Public Administration (GEPA)This Project Brief provides an overview of UNDP's Global Initiative on Gender Equality and Public Administration (GEPA) and selected case studies.

  • Global Report - Gender Equality in Public Administration (GEPA)Jun 3, 2014Global Report - Gender Equality in Public Administration (GEPA)The UNDP Global Report on Gender Equality in Public Administration (GEPA), was produced during GEPA Phase I. It reflects extensive research based on available national data, and provides analysis of the obstacles in the way of women’s equal participation and decision-making in public administration.

  • May 31, 2013Toward Sustainable Development for All in AfricaA look at UNDP's partnership with Japan as the fifth Tokyo International Conference on African Development convenes.

  • Fast Facts: Gender and Democratic GovernanceJul 1, 2011Fast Facts: Gender and Democratic GovernanceUNDP strives to ensure that women have a real voice in all governance institutions, from the judiciary to the civil service, as well as in the private sector and civil society, so they can participate equally with men in public dialogue and decision making. When women participate in decision-making there are benefits for women, men, children, communities and nations.