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  1. CEDAW For Youth (2016)

    'CEDAW For Youth' is twenty-page guide-book authored by Pooja Khanna, Zachary Kimmel, and Ravi Karkara in 2016 aimed

    Monday, December 19, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs97 097
  2. Candidates for the post of UN secretary-general: Where do they stand on human rights?

    This policy brief was conducted during the summer of 2016 by the Universal Rights Group.

    Monday, August 1, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs95 464
  3. How to Apply a Human Rights Framework to Macroeconomic Strategies

    At the UN World Conference on Human Rights in Vienna in 1993, governments recognized that human rights are the primar

    Tuesday, June 28, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs94 564
  4. Making Macroeconomics Work For US: A Feminist Perspective

    Ever wonder if the U.S. government could use a better framework to address poverty, inequality and unemployment?

    Tuesday, June 28, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs94 567
  5. Maximizing Resources to get Rights for All

    When discussing governments’ utilization of maximum available resources we sometimes overlook fiscal and monetary pol

    Tuesday, June 28, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs94 570

    In 2013, Open Society Foundation published this report titled, Globalizing torture.

    Tuesday, May 31, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs94 417
  7. Coerced and denied: Forced marriages and barriers to contraception in Burkina Faso

    This report by Amnesty International, Coerced and denied: Forced marriages and barriers to contraception in Burkina F

    Monday, May 2, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs94 037
  8. The Devil is in the Details: At the Nexus of Development, Women’s Rights, and Religious Fundamentalisms

    In August 2015, the United Nations adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the agenda that will guide globa

    Thursday, March 24, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs93 601
  9. Female Political Prisoners and Conditions of Women's Wards in Iranian Prisons

    The report suggests that at least 40 women are imprisoned on political, ideological and security charges in a number

    Thursday, March 10, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs94 482
  10. Good Girls Don't Protest: Repression and Abuse of Women Human Rights Defenders, Activists and Protesters in Sudan

    The report "Good Girl's Don't Protest" discusses the abuse Sudanese women face at the hands of Government security fo

    Tuesday, March 1, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs93 846

    The report's data focus on seven indicators: accessing institutions, using property, getting a job, providing incenti

    Wednesday, November 18, 2015
    Reports/Policy Briefs93 830
  12. Independent Interim Review of the Australian National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2012-2018

    Released by the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C), the interim review was conducted by the independ

    Friday, October 30, 2015
    Reports/Policy Briefs93 728
  13. Fit for the Future? Development trends and the role of international NGOs

    This short paper summarizes the main global trends in international development, before exploring two pressing questi

    Monday, June 1, 2015
    Reports/Policy Briefs92 272
  14. Women in War: Being Protected or Combatant?

    In war or other armed conflicts, generally women are categorized as vulnerable people.

    Wednesday, April 1, 2015
    Reports/Policy Briefs92 481
  15. Women's Major Group. Response to the Secretary-General's Synthesis Report. "The Road to Dignity by 2030"

    The Women's Major Group presents its analysis and response to the United Nations Secretary-General's Report “Th

    Thursday, December 18, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 982
  16. Position Paper on the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals

    As a network of peacebuilding organizations, constituted regionally and with a global reach, GPPAC's position on the

    Thursday, September 11, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 960
  17. Financing The Global Sharing Economy

    "Humanity is facing a global emergency.

    Monday, August 25, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 955
  18. REPORT: Updating State National Action Plans to Ensure the International Humanitarian Rights of Women and Girls Raped in Armed Conflict

    On the occasion of the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, the Global Justice Center encourages States

    Thursday, July 24, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 254
  19. Final Compilation of Amendments to Goals and Targets

    "Major Groups have come together with other stakeholders to present a hybrid of the Major Groups structure with

    Monday, July 14, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 710
  20. Reports/Policy Briefs90 915
  21. India Civil Society Response to 12th Open Working Group Document

    "We are at the end of a long, open and consultative process anchored by the UN Open Working Group.

    Friday, June 20, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 107
  22. REPORT: Seeking Accountability and Demanding Change - A Report on Women's Human Rights in Syria Before and During the Conflict

    Tuesday, June 3, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 902
  23. UNAIDS Gender Assessment Tool

    "The Gender assessment tool for national HIV responses is intended to assist countries assess their HIV epidemic

    Thursday, May 1, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 931
  24. REPORT: Report on the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

    The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from

    Friday, April 25, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 894
  25. BRIEFING: Rape and Sexual Violence by the Burmese Army

    This briefing details how the Burmese Army has used rape and sexual violence with impunity for decades.

    Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 890
  26. REPORT: Afghanistan's Parliament in the Making

    After more than a decade of an international intervention and close to the proclaimed second post-2014 transition pha

    Wednesday, March 19, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 883
  27. REPORT: Unpacking Gender The Humanitarian Response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Jordan

    With no political solution on the horizon to end the con- flict in Syria, it is clear that humanitarian agencies must

    Monday, March 17, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 881
  28. REPORT: Three Years of Conflict and Displacement. How this Crisis is Impacting Syrian Women and Girls

    The Syrian civil war has had a devastating impact on women and girls.

    Monday, March 17, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 882
  29. The Long Journey of Palestine Refugee Women

    Saturday, March 8, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 102
  30. REPORT: Secretary-General Report on Release of Women and Children taken Hostage Including those subsequently Imprisoned, in Armed Conflicts

    The present report is prepared in response to the request contained in resolution

    Monday, February 24, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 875
  31. RECOMMENDATIONS: Policy Recommendations for the Sustainable Development Goals Open Working Group Eight Session

    Conflict Prevention, Post-Conflict Peacebuilding, Promotion of Durable Peace, Rule of Law and Governance.

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 872
  32. REPORT: "No One is Safe" The Abuse of Women in Iraq's Criminal Justice System

    February 7, 2014 - Both men and women suffer from the severe flaws of the criminal justice system.

    Wednesday, February 12, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 870
  33. REPORT: Gender, Violence, and Peace a Post- 2015 Development Agenda

    In this paper, Saferworld and Conciliation Resources set out a vision for including

    Wednesday, February 5, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 869
  34. JOURNAL: Forced Migration and Displacement: Impact on Women

    Situated in various conflict situations the articles have focused on variegated experiences of displaced women: while

    Friday, January 31, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 885
  35. BOOK: The Law, Patriarchy and Religious Fundamentalism: Women's Rights in Pakistan

    The Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC) and its sister organisation the Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) are pleas

    Thursday, January 16, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 865
  36. TOOLKIT: The Opportunity Agenda: Human Rights Day

    Tuesday, December 10, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 809
  37. UN-ACTION PLAN: Philippines Super Typhoon Response Gender Alert


    Monday, November 18, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 857
  38. DATABASE: International Crimes Database (ICD)

    The Hague's Asser Institute launched its International Crimes Database (ICD) - “a new website that offers a com

    Tuesday, November 12, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 853
  39. Report of the Twelfth Session of the Regional Conference on Women in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Friday, October 18, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 016
  40. REPORT: Women and Conflict in Afghanistan

    Executive Summary

    Monday, October 14, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 844
  41. Commissioned Report: Gender Stereotyping as a Human Rights Violation

    "Wrongful gender stereotyping is a pervasive human rights violation.

    Tuesday, October 1, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 922
  42. REPORT: UN-NGLS Launches Advancing Regional Recommendations Post-2015 Consultation Report

    UN-NGLS is pleased to announce the publication of its report Advancing Regional Recommendations for the Post-2015 Dev

    Friday, September 27, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 823
  43. REPORT: Overview of the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's Report on the Responsibility to Protect; State Responsibility and Prevention

    The Secretary-General released an advanced English copy of the Report to Member States in mid-July, and is expected t

    Wednesday, August 14, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 828
  44. REPORT: Being a Women in Cote d'Ivoire : Empowerment Challenges - Abidjan Country Office Gender Consultations Report Summary

    In Africa, women are subjected to discriminatory practices that keep them in a vulnerable situation.

    Thursday, August 8, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 825
  45. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security: August 2013 (NGO)


    Thursday, August 1, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 827
  46. REPORT: Disability Inclusion in the Syrian Refugee Response in Lebanon

    Over 1.6 million refugees have fled Syria since the conflict started two years ago, with almost one-third seeking pro

    Wednesday, July 24, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 822
  47. REPORT: Towards the Realization of Women's Rights and Gender Equality: Post 2015 Sustainable Development

    This summary report by the Center for Women's Global Leadership (CWGL) is the culmination of a two-day strategic meet

    Monday, July 22, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 821
  48. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security: July 2013


    Monday, July 1, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 818
  49. REPORT: South Sudan: Investigating Sexual Violence in Conflict Proves Challenging

    In 2009/10, the United Nations Security Council passed Resolutions 1888 and 1960 establishing Women's Protection Advi

    Tuesday, June 18, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 816
  50. REPORT: Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Programs in Humanitarian Settings: An In-depth Look at Family Planning Services

    Globally, 16 million girls aged 15-19 years and two million girls under age 15 give birth every year.

    Thursday, June 13, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 811