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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…  


Next Generation Women, Peace and Security

These case studies chronicle how women and gender activists from N-Peace are using social innovation to respond to ongoing conflict and peacebuilding contexts, whilst rising to address emerging…  


Annual Session of the Executive Board 2019

Statement at the Annual Session of the Executive Board  


International Women’s Day

Theme: ‘Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change’  


Invisible Women

UNDP-ICAN global study, Invisible Women: Gendered Dimensions of Return, Reintegration and Rehabilitation.  


UNDP Gender Equality Strategy 2018-2021

UNDP's Gender Equality Strategy 2018-2020. Gender equality is a fundamental human right and a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world.  

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