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Civil and political rights - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Regional Organizations, Gender Equality and the Political Empowerment of Women

Created 15.03.2018

Gender equality and the political empowerment of women are key elements for the consolidation of sustainable democracies worldwide. Global and regional organizations play an important role in the development of legal and policy frameworks, as well...

Civil and political rights - - Europe - Study / Report

Achieving balanced participation of women and men in political and public decision-making

Created 15.03.2018

In 2003, the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe adopted Recommendation Rec(2003)3 on balanced participation of women and men in political and public decision-making (hereafter referred to as the Recommendation). The governments of the...

Miscellaneous - - MENA region - Book

Challenges to Women's Security in the MENA Region

Created 15.03.2018

On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2013, the Middle East Program at the Wilson Center invited a cross-section of women activists, politicians, academics, and entrepreneurs to give their views on the challenges that women face in...

Miscellaneous - France - Institutional agendas

France's international strategy for gender equality (2018-2022)

Created 15.03.2018

Gender inequalities persist throughout the world and even worsen in some cases. Faced with this, France reinforces the coherence and effectiveness of so-called "gender" actions in its development aid policies as well as its external action. The...

Economy / Employment - - Europe - Study / Report

Women in the Digital Age

Created 14.03.2018

This study aims to identify the key factors and trends regarding women’s participation in ICT and its dynamics, as well as analysing the state-of-the-art practices enabling women’s participation in the digital world. The objective of this...

Types of Violence - France - Statistics

The challenges of public spaces on gender equality

Created 14.03.2018

This is a survey conducted by OpinionWay for TEDxChampsÉlyséesWomen with 1059 French men and women in 2017. The survey shows that:82% of French people believe that discrimination and gender-based violence in the public space are too...

Miscellaneous - - European Union - Study / Report

2018 Report on equality between women and men in the EU

Created 14.03.2018

The European Commission has marked the International Women’s Day with the release of its 2018 report on equality between men and women. The 2018 gender equality report shows that progress has stalled in certain areas: women still take on the...

Miscellaneous - Egypt - Book

Starting Out

Created 14.03.2018

The Egyptian Centre for Women’s Rights issued this book on the occasion of Egyptian Women’s Day, the 16th of March. The book presents role models of active female leaders in various fields and from different Egyptian governorates. These women are...

Culture / Sports / Leasure - Belgium - Article

Getting out of the box - Art and gender

Created 13.03.2018

This publication highlights some key points, such as the definition of gender and gender identity, feminism, gender bias and discrimination, and explores how these definitions intertwine to form a complex personal and social network. The...

Types of Violence - - Europe - Study / Report

Disrupting the continuum of violence against Women and girls

Created 13.03.2018

Despite progress over the last decades on equality between women and men, there is not a single country in the world where women and girls are free from male violence, and there is not a single area in any woman’s life where she is not exposed...

Economy / Employment - - International - Thematic report

Women and Land in the Muslim World

Created 13.03.2018

This publication provides practical and evidence-based guidance on how to improve women’s access to land as an essential element to achieve social and economic development and enjoyment of human rights, peace and stability in the specific...

Civil and political rights - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Toolkit for Mainstreaming and implementing gender Equality in governance

Created 13.03.2018

The Toolkit looks at how gender goals need to be incorporated into hiring, career development and budget cycles. It promotes a comprehensive and coordinated approach for across the executive, courts and parliaments and examines gender pay gaps,...