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Between glass ceilings and glass walls

Women's leadership in public institutions.  


In Costa Rica, rural women grow their own businesses

Working with organic agriculture and native stingless honey bee production.  


Azerbaijan leads for women in STEM

UNDP has joined forces with USAID to inspire the next generation of women and girls.  


Commemorating the Beijing Declaration

The 25th anniversary of the most visionary agenda for gender equality.  


UNDP and UN Women launch COVID-19 Global Gender Response Tracker

UNDP and UN Women launch COVID-19 Global Gender Response Tracker.  


COVID-19 Global Gender Response Tracker Fact Sheets

The COVID-19 Global Gender Response Tracker monitors policy measures enacted by governments worldwide to tackle the COVID-19 crisis, and highlights responses that have integrated a gender lens. It…  


Building forward from COVID-19 towards the ambition of the 2030 Agenda

The 2030 Agenda came into being five years ago. Never before had world leaders pledged common action and endeavour across such a broad and universal policy agenda  


2019 Gender Equality Strategy Annual Report

This annual report highlights UNDP's progress on its Gender Equality Strategy 2018-2021 and key achievements made in closing gender gaps in 2019. The report explores emerging trends and challenges…  


Fresh local food in Botswana: "We are ready to meet this demand."

Farmers adopt new techniques to weather climate change.  


A new future for health

Rising to the challenges and opportunities of a once-in-a-century pandemic  

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