Gender Equality

Description

Goal 5- Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

Ending all forms of discrimination against women and girls is crucial accelerating sustainable development. Affording women equal rights to economic resources such as land and property are vital targets to realizing this goal. So is ensuring universal access to sexual and reproductive health. 

Fact Sheet

Political revolution will fail without sexual revolution: Mona Eltahawy, Award-winning journalist

Gender Equality South Asia USA Africa Interviews
Egyptian-American Mona Eltahawy, an award-winning journalist and a vocal speaker on women’s rights believes that all religions are used by men to control women. Mona gets candid in an interview to Ashok Kumar of OneWorld South Asia at the latest edition of Jaipur Literature Festival.

The Measure of Progress: How Human Rights should inform the SDG Indicators.

Gender Equality

The new CESR policy brief, The Measure of Progress, explores how human rights should inform the selection of SDG indicators. The briefing draws on CESR’s rich experience of monitoring human rights, including in development contexts, as well as on other work in the field of human rights indicators.