Reports

Accessing Justice: Models, Strategies and Best Practices on Women’s Empowerment (IDLO Publication)

Accessing Justice: Models, Strategies and Best Practices on Women’s Empowerment, a report by the International Development Law Organization, covers Accessing Justice In Diverse Legal Systems and Learning From Practice: Eight successful ways of empowering Women to access justice.

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Empowering Women for Stronger Political Parties: A Good Practices Guide To Promote Women’s Political Participation (NDI and UNDP Publication)

Empowering Women for Stronger Political Parties: A Good Practices Guide To Promote Women’s Political Participation, a  National Democratic Institute and United Nations Development Programme’s report, covers Internal Party Organization, Creating an Organizational Foundation for Gender Equality; Pre-Electoral Period, Candidate Recruitment and Nomination Funding of Political Parties & Election Campaigns; Electoral Period, Campaigning and Electoral Preparation; and the […]

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Statistics on Women’s Political Participation, World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report 2011

The Global Gender Gap Index introduced by the World Economic Forum in 2006, is a framework for capturing the magnitude and scope of gender-based disparities and tracking their progress. The Index benchmarks national gender gaps on economic, political, education- and health-based criteria, and provides country rankings that allow for effective comparisons across regions and income […]

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World Bank Report: 2012 World Development Report on Gender Equality and Development

The 2012 World Development Report on Gender Equality and Development finds that women’s lives around the world have improved dramatically, but gaps remain in many areas. The authors use a conceptual framework to examine progress to date, and then recommend policy actions. Find the full report here.

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UN Women Report: Progress of the World’s Women: In Pursuit of Justice

The UN recently released Progress of the World’s Women: In Pursuit of Justice, which outlines ten recommendations to make justice systems work for women. They are proven and achievable and, if implemented, they hold enormous potential to increase women’s access to justice and advance gender equality. Visit their website here: http://progress.unwomen.org/

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UNSC 1325: Strategies to Bring Women into Peace Negotiations

Women remain the largest group of stakeholders regularly excluded from official negotiation processes. This guide provides the international community with concrete strategies to successfully bring women into peace negotiations.

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