gender

Violence Against Women in Melanesia and East Timor: Building on Global and Regional Promising Approaches - AusAID, 2008
Highlights promising approaches to ending Violence Against Women (VAW) across the region and proposes an Action Plan for all countries studied (East Timor, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu).

Women in National Parliaments 2009
Data compiled by the Inter-Parliamentary Union on the basis of information provided by National Parliaments by 28 February 2009.

The Girl Effect
The powerful social and economic change brought about when girls have the opportunity to participate in their society

Australia’s Country Statement to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

Office of Women delivered by Ms Lee Emerson on 2 March 2006

Taking action to improve women's health through gender equality and women's empowerment
Article in The Lancet 2005; 365: 541–43, by Caren Grown, Geeta Rao Gupta, Rohini Pande

Gender, Reproductive Health, and Advocacy - A Training Manual
A two-week, 15-session curriculum that uses participatory methodologies to equip NGOs to implement reproductive health programs and strategies from the Centre for Development and Population Activities (CEDPA)

Gender Manual: A Practical Guide for Development Policy Makers and Practitioners
By Helen Derbyshire, Social Development Division, DFID, April 2002

Task Force on Education and Gender Equality
UN Millennium Project Task Force in-depth report, 2005

Center for Health and Gender Equity (CHANGE)
A U.S.-based NGO focused on U.S. international policies on the health and rights of women

BRIDGE
A UK gender advocacy and mainstreaming organisation with gender information in print and online

Gender Manual: A Practical Guide for Development Policymakers and Practitioners
Created by Helen Derbyshire, an independent Gender and Social Development Consultant

GenderNet
World Bank run resource

Gender Equality Site
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

GenderStats
An electronic database of gender statistics and indicators by the World Bank

Focus on human rights and gender justice: linking the Millennium Development Goals with the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women and the Beijing Platform for Action
Policy Paper for the Beijing+10 and the MDG+5 Reviews by WIDE Austria

Women in an Insecure World: Violence against Women Facts, Figures and Analysis
Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) publication

Implications of U.S. Policy Restrictions on Programs Aimed at Commercial Sex Workers and Victims of Trafficking Worldwide
Center for Health and Gender Equity

Gender Budgeting to Fulfill International Gender and Human Rights Commitments
UNIFEM 2004

Women’s Human Rights: A Framework for Gender Equality and Development in the Asia Pacific Region
A paper prepared by Professor Savitri Goonesekere, Professor of Law, the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka from the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific conference "Moving Beijing Forward: Strategies And Approaches For Creating An Enabling Environment."

 

 

 

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