Fast Facts

  • Fast Facts: Gender in Crisis Countries
    Mar 8, 2013

    Women are often disproportionately affected by conflict, violence and disasters, and their security is often at risk when rule of law breaks down. Their greater vulnerability to poverty threatens their livelihoods, and their voices and interests are often excluded from decision-making in the recovery process.

  • VisayasFactSheet
    Feb 7, 2014
  • Yolanda Fact Sheet
    Feb 7, 2014
  • Fast Facts: Gender Equality and UNDP
    Feb 27, 2014

    Despite progress in recent years, women and girls account for six out of 10 of the worlds poorest and two-thirds of the world's illiterate people. Furthermore, only 18 percent of the world's parliamentarians are women and one-third of all women are subjected to violence.