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UN Women Content Topic Results

The results displayed below have been grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections - containing our most highly valued resources - then by individual related materials. Refine your search by category, types, author and/or publisher using the options provided. Sort by date published, date added, or alphabetically. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.
Results displayed are grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections then by individual related materials. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.
total results: 4  | date published date added a-z

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  • General Material
January 2018

Turning promises into action: Gender equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Publisher(s):
This report from UN Women provides a comprehensive and authoritative assessment of progress, gaps and challenges in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) from a gender perspective.
Materials
  • General Material
February 2016

Facts and Figures: Ending Violence Against Women

Publisher(s):
This fact sheet gives an overview of violence against women worldwide and explains the main problems women face globally.
Materials
  • General Material
January 2012

Handbook for National Action Plans on Violence Against Women

Publisher(s):
This handbook outlines the international and regional legal and policy framework which mandates States to adopt and implement National Action Plans to address VAW, including a model framework for adoption.
Materials
  • General Material

Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women

Publisher(s):
Adopted in 1979 by the UN General Assembly, CEDAW has been ratified by 187 countries. CEDAW does not explicitly mention VAW, but it defines what constitutes discrimination against women, establishes norms and standards, and obligates states that have ratified the convention to end discrimination against women and girls.