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Guide to Producing Statistics on Time Use: Measuring Paid and Unpaid Work
(United Nations, 2004)
At its thirty-second session, held in 2001, the Statistical Commission endorsed the preparation of a guide for producing statistics on measuring paid and unpaid work. On that occasion, the value of time-use statistics ...
The Yogyakarta Principles
(United Nations, 2007-03)
all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. all human rights are universal, interdependent, indivisible and interrelated. sexual orientation1) and gender identity2) are integral to every person’s dignity ...
(United Nations, 2000)
Office of the High Commissioner for Human Trafficking, Recommended Principles on Human Rights and Human Trafficking
(United Nations, 2002)
Trafficking in human persons is a particularly abusive form of migration. In the Millennium Declaration, States resolved to take measures to ensure respect for the protection of the rights of migrants and to intensify their ...
Equal participation of women and men in decision-making processes at all levels
(United Nations Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW), 2005)
In accordance with its multi-year programme of work for 2001-2006, the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) will consider “Equal participation of women and men in decision-making processes at all levels” as one of two ...
Final report: International year of physical education and sport
(United Nations, 2005)
The Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on Sport for Development and Peace hereby presents the report on the International Year of Sport and Physical Education to the United Nations Secretary-General. The General ...
Explaining Women's Representation: The Role of Legislative Recruitment and Electoral Systems
(United Nations, 2005-12-12)
This paper focuses on two issues.1 First, we examine the principal steps involved in the process of recruiting individuals to countries’ legislatures. Second, we look at the effect of development, culture, and a country’s ...
International Framework for Action To Implement the Trafficking in Persons Protocol
(United Nations, 2009)
This Framework for Action was prepared by the principal drafter Ms Georgina Vaz Cabral. The elaboration of this Framework would not have been possible without the commitment of the following experts who have contributed ...
The Concept and Practice of Affirmative Action
(United Nations, 2002-06-17)
World Charter for the Right to the City
(United Nations, 2005-09)
The new millennium dawned with half of the world’s population living in cities, and experts forecast that by 2050 the world’s urbanization rate will reach 65%. Cities are potentially territories with vast economic, ...