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-responsive budgeting (3)
- Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) (2)
- UNiTE campaign (2)
- Ending violence against women and girls (2)
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- Gender discrimination (1)
- UN Security Council resolution 1325 (1)
- Inheritance rights (1)
- Financial resources (1)
- Macroeconomic policies (1)
- Human rights (1)
- Leadership and political participation (1)
- Rights in marriage (1)
- Local development (1)
- Economic empowerment (1)
- Institutional mechanisms (1)
- Land and property (1)
- Rural women (1)
- Peace and security (1)
- Employment (1)
- Gender equality and women’s empowerment (1)
- Political empowerment (1)
- Beijing Platform for Action (1)
- Rural development (1)
- Poverty (1)
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- Governance and national planning (1)
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Wednesday, December 13, 2017
This brochure provides an assessment of the state of human rights of women living with HIV in Ukraine and the analysis of how the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) addresses their rights.
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
This simplified version of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) was developed together with survivors of violence from Moldova. The guide contains only some CEDAW articles selected by women survivors of violence and are described from their point of view in order to help other women improve their knowledge and stand for their rights.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
"Gender Budgeting in Ukraine: Theory and Practice" aims to introduce to a wide range of readers the GRB methodology, costing gender equality and the best Ukrainian practices supported by the UN Women and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation in Ukraine in 2012-2014.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
"Gender-Responsive Budgeting: Analysis of Budget Programmes from Gender Perspective" is focused on providing a guideline for carrying out the analysis which is a basis and starting point for further work to make policies and budgets more gender responsive.
Monday, May 30, 2016
"Gender Policy and Institutional Mechanisms of its Implementation in Ukraine" is the National review of Ukraine's implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (BPA) and the outcomes of the Twenty-third Special Session of the General Assembly.
Monday, April 25, 2016
This study provides an analysis from a gender perspective of policies, programmes and services related to agriculture and local development, as well as an assessment of the extent to which rural populations, especially women, benefit from these.
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Support for gender-responsive policies, programming and budgets has been an important priority area of UN Women in the Europe and Central Asia region. This comic “Briefly about gender budget” provides a basic insight into gender-responsive budgeting through the story of a grandfather and a granddaughter. It’s an advocacy material developed to promote a better understanding of gender-responsive budgeting and policies among the wider public, particularly among civil society organizations.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
The report aims to show that the fiscal prioritization of Early Childhood Care and Preschool Education expansion, and hence the building of a social infrastructure of care, over, for instance, investments in physical infrastructure/construction or cash transfers, presents an enormous potential for decent job creation, particularly in the femaledominated occupations and sectors.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
This UN Women in Kosovo brochure is a guide to the legal aid system and provides women in Kosovo with information on property rights; the right to inheritance; property in marriage or non registered marriage; the legal aid system; and on accessing laws. The brochure explains procedural safeguards so women can identify the best way to gain their property rights, while emphasizing how this enables them to be a driving force in the law’s implementation.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
This e-book was produced during the online 16 days of Activism Campaign to End Violence against Women held in Kosovo in 2013 from. It contains 16 stories on 16 gender-based violence themes Each interview has a link to the video of the message of the role model chosen to represent re specific theme. The e-book’s first pages provides facts and figures on gender-based violence.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Conducted in October 2014, this study analyses the inclusion of women in Kosovo’s political institutions and parties. It outlines the challenges and obstacles women face to increased participation in decision-making positions in public institutions, and makes several recommendations. Implemented by Kosovo’s Agency for Gender Equality with support of UN Women via the joint UNDP and European Union project, Women, Peace and Security, the study is the first activity in Kosovo’s Action Plan to implement UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on Women, Peace and Security.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
This e-book was produced during the online 16 days of Activism Campaign to End Violence against Women held in Kosovo in 2012. It contains 16 stories on 16 gender-based violence themes written by members of the Kosovo Security and Gender Group. The e-book’s first pages provides facts and figures on gender-based violence. The e-book was shared with all UN Women partners and the UN in Kosovo’s Security and Gender Group, which is chaired by UN Women in Kosovo Project Office.