Action Plan on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment within National Institutions: Technical Notes (Second Edition)
This publication, in its second version, provides necessary technical information and guidance on the implementation of an accountability framework for mainstreaming gender equality in the...
Towards More Gender Inclusive National Institutions: Concepts and Guidelines
These guidelines aim to support national institutions in implementing the action plan on gender equality and the empowerment of women at the level of national institutions by providing the...
Operationalizing intersectionality in the Arab region: Challenges and ways forward
The present paper focuses on intersectionality as an analytical approach and calls for a multidimensional understanding of gender in the Arab region, positing that this produces a more...
Action Plan on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment within National Institutions in the Arab Region
This brochure describes the process followed to develop the Action Plan on Gender Equality and Women’s empowerment in National Institutions in the Arab region in view of strengthening their...
Action Plan on Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women at the Level of National Institutions: Technical Notes
This publication provides necessary technical information and guidance on the implementation of an accountability framework for mainstreaming gender equality in the organizational practices,...
Status of Women and Gender Equality in the Arab Region (Beijing +20)
Against Wind and Tides: A Review of the Status of Women and Gender Equality in the Arab Region (Beijing +20)
Consequences of Child Marriage for Sexual and Reproductive Health in Humanitarian Settings in the Arab Region, 2015
This policy brief discusses the sexual and reproductive health implications of child marriage in humanitarian settings in the Arab region, highlighting the different threats to progress made in...
Women's rights and gender equality for sustainable development: Discussing the proposed sustainable development goals within the context of development in the Arab region, 2015
This report reviews the situation of women’s rights and gender equality in Arab countries, and discusses the links between sustainable development, economic growth and inequalities from a gender...
Beijing Platform for Action: a Regional Review
On 22 and 23 October 2014 ESCWA Centre for Women (ECW) organized an expert group meeting, to review the progress realized on the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action,...
Cairo Hosts Arab High Level Conference on Beijing+20: Towards Justice and Equality for Women in the Arab Region
“Towards Justice and Equality for Women in the Arab Region” is the title of the Arab High Level Conference on Beijing+20, which will be held in Cairo on 2 and 3 February 2015 in Sofitel Hotel, El-...
Arab High Level Conference on Beijing+20: Towards Justice and Equality for Women in the Arab Region"
Expert Group Meeting for Review and Validation of the Arab Regional Report on Beijing+20
Consultation Workshop with Arab Civil Society Organizations on Beijing+20
Training Workshop to Support the Process of Preparation of National Reports to Follow-up on Beijing+20
Regional Traning Workshop on Preparation of National Reports for the Ten Year Review of the Plan of Action of the Fourth World Conference on Women (Beijing + 10)
Committee on Women, 4th session
The Committee on Women was established pursuant to Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) resolution 240 (XXII) of 17 April 2003, which was endorsed by the United Nations...