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

2004 World Survey on the Role of Women in Development: Women and International Migration

Posted on January 1, 2005

A gender perspective is essential to understanding both the causes and consequences of international migration. Female migrants are increasingly part of worker flows, moving on their own to become the principal wage-earners for their families. More

Progress of the World’s Women 2005: Women, Work and Poverty

Posted on January 1, 2005

This report marks the fifth anniversary of the UN Millennium Declaration and the tenth anniversary of the Beijing Platform for Action. More

Securing the Peace: Guiding the International Community towards Women's Effective Participation throughout Peace Processes

Posted on January 1, 2005

The overarching goal envisioned in this publication is a locally driven, locally owned and inclusive process wherein women can assert their right to participate in the decisions being taken about their future and which will result in the signing and implementation of a gender-sensitive peace agreement. More