UN Women - United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

Progress of the World's Women 2000

Posted on January 1, 2000

Launched in June of 2000, "Progress of the World's Women" is UNIFEM's biennial investigation of progress made towards a world where women live free from violence, poverty and inequality. More

Women at the Peace Table: Making a Difference

Posted on January 1, 2000

Despite comprising more than 50 percent of the world's population, women continue to remain under-represented as peace negotiators, whether in the context of a leader, decision-maker or elected official. More