Gender Justice: Key to Achieving the Millennium Development Goals

Auteurs / éditeurs : UNIFEM

The Millennium Declaration and the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) collectively herald a vision for a more just and equal world. Social, political and economic equality for women is integral to the achievement of all Millennium Development Goals.

Hence, gender justice entails ending the inequalities between women and men that are produced and reproduced in the family, the community, the market and the state. It also requires that mainstream institutions - from justice to economic policymaking - are accountable for tackling the injustice and discrimination that keep too many women poor and excluded.

Gender Justice shows how addressing inequalities, including gender inequality, will be essential to achieving the MDGs.

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Informations bibliographiques

Resource Type: Evaluations

Bureau d’ONU Femmes impliqué dans la production : Siège d’ONU Femmes

Année de publication : 2010

Nombre de pages : 24

Publishing Entities: Entité des Nations Unies pour l'égalité des sexes et l'autonomisation des femmes