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Gender equality - Wikipedia


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

United Nations: Gender equality and women's empowerment


Jan 18, 2017 ... United Nations 2015: Time for Global Action. Focus on gender equality and women's empowerment to achieve sustainable development.

Goal 5: Gender Equality | The Global Goals


Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

Gender equality | UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund


Mar 29, 2016 ... 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 ...

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


Jan 18, 2017 ... Long-term, sustainable development will only be possible when women and men enjoy equal opportunity to rise to their potential. But today ...

Gender Equality: What is Gender Equality?


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 | UNICEF


UNICEF resources, statistics and reports on the issue of gender equality worldwide.

Women's Rights and Gender Section (WRGS) - ohchr


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 | Wikigender


Gender equality describes the absence of obvious or hidden disparities among individuals based on gender. Disparities can include the discrimination in terms ...

Gender Inequality Index (GII) | Human Development Reports


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