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Report on the Mapping of Select Women Leaders and Civil Society Organizations in the Bangsamoro

14 February 2017

In 2015, UN Women conducted a mapping of women leaders and civil society organizations in the Bangsamoro to provide a snapshot of women’s leaders’ political and leadership life, and inquire on their capacity development needs and insights on gender, peace and governance. It also aimed to document practices and needs of civil society organizations also on the cross-cutting themes of gender, peace and governance. 979 women leaders and 157 CSOs were mapped across the five (5) provinces... More

Strengthening Women’s Leadership and Participation in the Bangsamoro: A Training Kit

12 January 2017

In mid-2016, 134 women leaders underwent training on the cross-cutting themes of gender, peace and governance to strengthen their existing leadership capacities and enable them to lead and participate in their respective communities. This training kit is the compilation of the various sessions conducted with the women leaders, aimed at reflecting and analyzing their journeys based on their various contexts and realities in the Bangsamoro. It includes sessions on maximizing existing... More

Mainstreaming Women, Peace and Security in Development Planning Processes: A Training Kit

12 January 2017

This training kit intends to support the implementation, sustainability, and institutionalization of women, peace and security mainstreaming in the Philippines. Specifically, it aims to strengthen the capacities of key actors such as government agencies and local government units in mainstreaming women, peace and security concerns into their policies, plans and programs as implemented in conflict-affected and post-conflict areas. It also intends to strengthen capacities of service providers... More

Formulating and Implementing Gender-Responsive and Coherent Migration and Anti-Trafficking Laws in The Philippines

13 October 2016

Translating gender mainstreaming into practice to protect women migrant workers requires gender-sensitive legislation on labor migration and trafficking. More

CEDAW-Based Legal Review of Migration and Anti-Trafficking Laws in the Philippines

13 October 2016

This review comprised chiefly of desk research. To determine whether the Philippines has complied with its state obligations, the study used the UN-identified CEDAW indicators contained in the handbook entitled Do Our Laws Promote Gender Equality? More

UN Safe Cities Global Initiative - At a Glance: 10 Core Elements

13 October 2016

Global comparative effort to develop and evaluate tools, policies and model approaches on prevention of and response to violence against women & girls across different settings. Forms part of comprehensive programming to achieve gender equality and women's empowerment (GEWE) through transformative change. More

Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces

13 October 2016

Women and girls fear and experience various types of sexual violence in public spaces, from unwanted sexual remarks and touching to rape and femicide. It is a universal issue. More

In Brief - Safe Cities Global Initiative

13 October 2016

Sexual harassment and other forms of sexual violence in public spaces are an everyday occurrence for women and girls around the world—in urban and rural areas, in developed and developing countries. More

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