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Mainstreaming Gender into ABS Value Chains - Gender Toolkit

The UNDP-GEF Global Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) Project's gender toolkit helps ABS professionals in the design of gender-responsive interventions to accelerate gender equality and women's…  


When it comes to decision-making, women must move from the margins to the mainstream

Twenty-five years after the landmark Beijing women's conference politics remains overwhelmingly the domain of men.  


COVID-19: Inter-Agency Statement on Violence against Women and Girls

An Inter-Agency Statement on Violence against Women and Girls in the Context of COVID-19 was released today, following the UN Secretary General’s appeal to all governments to make the prevention and…  


"We will then be unstoppable."

Strengthening the role of women in Sudan's political landscape.  


Gender lens essential to addressing linked climate change and security crises, urges joint UN report

A new report – Gender, Climate & Security: Sustaining Inclusive Peace on the Frontlines of Climate Change – by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), UN Women, the UN Development Programme (UNDP), and…  


Gender, Climate and Security

Grounded in a series of case studies from research and programming experience, this report offers a comprehensive framework for understanding how gender, climate and security are inextricably linked.  


A crisis within a crisis; when a pandemic creates violence

In Albania, as in many countries around the world, the pandemic has intensified gender-based violence.  


Justice for Women Amidst COVID-19

Justice for Women Amidst COVID-19 documents major challenges to women’s access to justice in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.  


Powerful women face the climate crisis in Colombia

Vital wetlands spring back to life.  


Coronavirus vs. inequality

How we’ll pay vastly different costs for the COVID-19 pandemic.  

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