Keep the promise, accelerate the change: Taking stock of gender equality in Europe and Central Asia 25 years after Beijing
The report offers a concise, data-driven look at the implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action and issues a clarion call for stepping up progress to realize the promises of Beijing. It covers countries from the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe region and it is based on available data and information in the regional and global databases. More
- Gender data gaps (5)
- Gender statistics (4)
- COVID-19 (2)
- Gender discrimination (2)
- Gender equality indicators (2)
- Gender mainstreaming (2)
- Gender data production and collection (2)
- Gender data use and accessibility (1)
- Leadership and political participation (1)
- National statistical systems (1)
- Domestic violence/interpersonal violence (1)
- Economic empowerment (1)
- Institutional mechanisms (1)
- Financing for gender equality (1)
- Gender power relations (1)
- Gender equality and women’s empowerment (1)
- Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) (1)
- Sex-disaggregated data (1)
- Women’s rights (1)
- Health (1)
- Gender equality and inequality (1)
- 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (1)
- Poverty (1)
- Governance and national planning (1)
- Ending violence against women and girls (1)
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Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, shrinking working hours, increased care burdens, and heightened violence have exacerbated the challenges that women and girls face. Unless action is taken, by 2021 around 435 million women and girls will be living in extreme poverty, including 47 million pushed into poverty as a result of COVID-19. This publication presents the latest evidence on the multiple impacts of the pandemic on women and girls.
Friday, July 24, 2020
What are the costs of women's unpaid caregiving? What if care work was replaced by community services that are available and affordable? These are some of the questions the first ever gender analysis in Serbia on the value of unpaid care work aims to discover.
Monday, May 18, 2020
The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic and the related restrictive measures exposes all groups of women to higher risks of losing incomes and savings, it significantly increases the burden of unpaid care work, exposes women and children to domestic violence and exacerbates vulnerabilities of those facing multiple forms of discrimination, reveals the new study developed by UN Women Ukraine.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
This Gender analysis report examines the relationships between women and men and their access to and control of resources and the constraints they face relative to each other. The main goal is to ensure that gender-based injustices and inequalities are not exacerbated by interventions, and that where is possible, greater equality and justice in gender relations are promoted.
Monday, May 13, 2019
Reliable, accessible and appropriately disaggregated statistics are essential for monitoring commitments to gender equality. The brief provides an overview of UN Women’s efforts to develop the capacity of countries to produce and use gender data through the "Making Every Woman and Girl Count" programme in Europe and Central Asia (ECA). It showcases key results achieved in 2018 as well as priorities for 2019.