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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.  


COVID-19: UNDP urges swift action to address violence against women and girls during pandemic

Governments across the world must act urgently to prevent and tackle the rising rates of violence against women and girls during the COVID-19 crisis by putting stronger measures in place such as…  


COVID-19 sparks urgency around justice for women, new report calls for action

A new report documents major challenges to women’s access to justice in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and puts forth recommendations to accelerate action and push back against threats to progress.  


Gender-based violence and COVID-19

This briefing note provides concrete actions and strategies development partners can take to prevent and address Gender-based violence in the context of COVID-19.  


Engaging with Insider Mediators - Sustaining peace in an age of turbulence

This Guidance Note provides practical knowledge and a step-by-step guide to engaging with insider mediators.  


Making the Law Work for Women and Girls in the Context of HIV

This publication proposes steps which governments, civil society, United Nations entities and other stakeholders can take to make the law work for women and girls’ empowerment and gender equality in…  


International Women’s Day 2020

25 years after the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action set out a clear path on how to achieve gender equality, the world has witnessed remarkable progress.  


Almost 90% of Men/Women Globally Are Biased Against Women

The Gender Social Norms Index measures how social beliefs obstruct gender equality in areas like politics, work, and education, and contains data from 75 countries, covering over 80 percent of the…  


Gender Mainstreaming in Agricultural Supply Chains Can Accelerate Good Growth

This report seeks to underline the added value of using a gender lens in the design and implementation of activities in agricultural supply chains.  


UNDP Gender and Recovery Toolkit

This Toolkit on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Crisis and Recovery Settings provides guidance on how to enable the leadership of women and girls while making sure that their specific needs…  

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