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Women and political participation
(United Nations, 2012-03-19)
(United Nations, 2000)
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 ...
Political declaration on the occasion of the twentieth anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women
(United Nations, 2015-03-05)
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 ...
Global norms and standards: Leadership and political participation
(United Nations, 2011)
Measures taken and progress achieved in the promotion of women and political participation
(United Nations, 2013-07-24)
The present report, submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 66/130, provides precise data on the political participation of women at all levels and describes measures taken by Member States to ensure women’s equal ...
The Concept and Practice of Affirmative Action
(United Nations, 2002-06-17)
The Millennium Development Goals Report 2015
(United Nations, 2015)
The global mobilization behind the Millennium Development Goals has produced the most successful anti-poverty movement in history. The landmark commitment entered into by world leaders in the year 2000—to “spare no effort ...