This book offers a compelling insights on improving the well-being of children and women, primarily based on the use of the Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS) designed by UNICEF. Continue reading
In this article, the author explores how one particular group of working-class women living in Belfast, the North of Ireland, experience the place(s) in which they live. Continue reading
This factsheet prepared by UN WomenWatch, focuses on gender perspectives of climate change. It features the work of the entire UN system on gender equality and climate change and provides comprehensive information for advocacy, research and programming for governments, NGOs, United Nations entities, global and regional bodies, academia, women’s groups and networks and interested individuals on the topic. Continue reading
This publication from the research institute on Migration, Globalization and Poverty summarizes the effects of the temporary absence of migrant men on women’s livelihoods in rural West Bengal, India, and northern Bangladesh. Continue reading
A compendium of monitoring and evaluation indicators.
Violence against women and girls (VAW/G) has been raised as a critical issue to be addressed in the international arena. While many programmatic initiatives are or have taken place around the world, a lack of rigorous evaluations has results in a lack of data to support recommendations for best practices in the field. Continue reading
This publication from the ILO serves as a guide and training tool to improve the skills of staff in Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) support institutions and projects, by enabling them to provide more effective services. Continue reading
Women across the world bear a disproportionate burden of poverty in terms of material deprivation, discrimination, and denial of their basic rights. Continue reading