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Gender equality

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gender_equality

Gender equality, also known as sex equality, gender egalitarianism, sexual equality, or equality of the genders, is the view that everyone should receive equal ...

United Nations: Gender equality and women's empowerment

www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/gender-equality/

Jul 8, 2016 ... United Nations 2015: Time for Global Action. Focus on gender equality and women's empowerment to achieve sustainable development.

Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment | U.S. Agency for ...

www.usaid.gov/what-we-do/gender-equality-and-womens-empowerment

The Challenge. Around the world 62 million girls are not in school. Globally, 1 in 3 women will experience gender-based violence in her lifetime. In the ...

Gender Equality: What is Gender Equality?

www.genderequality.ie/en/ge/pages/whatisge

Gender equality is achieved when women and men enjoy the same rights and opportunities across all sectors of society, including economic participation and ...

Gender equality - European Commission

ec.europa.eu/justice/gender-equality/

Progress for equality between women and men, equal treatment legislation, gender mainstreaming and specific measures for the advancement of women.

Women's Human Rights and Gender Equality - ohchr

www.ohchr.org/EN/Issues/Women/WRGS/Pages/WRGSIndex.aspx

Gender equality is at the very heart of human rights and United Nations values. A fundamental principle of the United Nations Charter adopted by world leaders ...

Gender Equality | UNICEF

www.unicef.org/gender/

In India, village committees take on child marriage. Pratigya hears that Chandra Devi is planning to marry off her daughter Basanti. She picks up her shoulder ...

Gender Inequality Index (GII) | Human Development Reports

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Gender inequality remains a major barrier to human development. ... The disadvantages facing women and girls are a major source of inequality. All too often ...

SDG 5: Gender equality | UNDP

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Empowering women and promoting gender equality is crucial to accelerating sustainable development. Ending all forms of discrimination against women and  ...

Face the facts: Gender Equality | Australian Human Rights ...

www.humanrights.gov.au/education/face-facts/face-facts-gender-equality

About gender equality in Australia. Women and girls make up just over half (50.2 per cent) of the Australian population. While women comprise roughly 46 per ...

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Gender equality | UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund

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Gender equality is a human right. Women are entitled to live with dignity and with freedom from want and from fear. Gender equality is also a precondition for ...

Goal 5: Gender Equality | The Global Goals

www.globalgoals.org

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

Gender Equality | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural ...

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UNESCO considers gender equality as a fundamental human right, a building block for social justice and an economic necessity. It is a critical factor for the ...