Library

image

Gender and Climate Change: Impact and Adaptation

This report is the product of the annual Gender Community of Practice (CoP) Learning Event conducted on the topic of Climate Change. It consolidates the experiences, discussions and inputs of the gender specialists, climate change experts and UNDP Country Office focal points working withinmore

image

Integrating Gender into Community-based Disaster Risk Management

Women’s vulnerability in disaster situations is often emphasized, but their contributions to the safety of their home and community is generally unrecognized. Women have unique needs in emergency and disaster situations which have to be addressed, but they also have unique capacities which form themore

image

Investing in Gender Equality: Global Evidence and the Asia-Pacific Setting

This report compiles and reviews evidence from existing studies, exploring the linkages between gender inequality, economic growth and development. The findings suggest that decreasing gender inequalities has the potential of accelerating human development and growth. Impairment of women’s right tomore

image

Making a Difference - GBV in Cambodia

This study analyses interventions where volunteerism has played or is playing a significant role in the prevention of and response to gender-based violence (GBV) in Cambodia. Drawing on consultations with all stakeholders, including volunteers, survivors and representatives of organizations, thismore

image

Men and the Prevention of Gender based Violence

Gender-based violence is rooted in a complex set of issues that require multiple responses at different levels – with individuals, communities, institutions and in the larger policy environment. This discussion paper was produced for “Partners for Prevention: Working with Boys and Men to Preventmore

image

Promoting Resilient Housing and Secure Tenure in a Changing Climate

As the Asia-Pacific region continues to rapidly urbanize, many of the region’s development challenges – job creation and poverty reduction, governance and access to services, and environmental sustainability – will be increasingly focused in its cities. The region’s urban centres hold the key to amore

image

Report of the Pacific Stakeholders Consultation: Asia Pacific Human Development Report on Gender

This is a report from the Pacific Stakeholders Consultation for the Asia-Pacific Human Development Report on Gender under the theme ‘Overcoming Unequal Voice and Power’.    In this consultation, stakeholders: ● Share an overall view of gender trends in the Pacific and across its differentmore

image

Report of the South and East Asia Stakeholders Consultation - Asia Pacific Human Development Report on Gender

This is a report from the Asia Stakeholders Consultation for the Asia-Pacific Human Development Report on Gender under the theme ‘Overcoming Unequal Voice and Power’.   In this consultation, stakeholders: ● Share an overall view of gender trends in Asia and across its differentmore

image

Translating CEDAW Into Law

This report comprises the results of a desk review commissioned by the UNDP Pacific Centre and UNIFEM to assess the legislative compliance of nine Pacific Island Countries with the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). The review required themore

image

Translating CEDAW Into Law: Cook Islands

This Report comprises the results of a desk review commissioned by the UNDP Pacific Centre to assess the legislative compliance of the Cook Islands with the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women 1979 (CEDAW). The review required the application of 113 indicatorsmore