UNIFEM release of Progress of the World's Women 2008/2009

Wednesday, December 14 2011

UNIFEM release of Progress of the World's Women 2008/2009

UNIFEM has just released their report, Progress of the World's Women
2008/2009 with theme of "Who Answers to Women? Gender and Accountability" (lead author Anne Marie Goetz). The release of the
report has been accompanied by a useful interactive web site
http://www.unifem.org/progress/2008/index.html.

Governments and Multilateral Organizations Must Do a Better Job of
Answering to Women for Commitments Made, Says New UNIFEM Report Stronger accountability needed to move from commitments to results, including achievement of the Millennium Development Goals. Women must be included in all oversight processes; gender equality must become standard against which public performance is assessed.

Press release 09/18/08:
http://www.unifem.org/progress/2008/media/POWW08_Press_Release.pdf
Report (162 pages):
http://www.unifem.org/progress/2008/media/POWW08_Report_Full_Text.pdf
 

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