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Towards Safe Migration For Aspiring Women Domestic Workers

Friday, January 19, 2018

India is one of the largest countries of origin, transit and destination for international migrants. A majority of Indian migrants in the Emigration Check Required category go to the Gulf Cooperation Council countries. Over the years, there has been an increasing trend of feminization of migration in the country, with women now accounting for 49 per cent of all migrants from India. Within this framework, domestic work is the largest sector driving international female labour migration. Migrant... More

Integrating Gender into Humanitarian Action: Good Practices from Asia and the Pacific 6 - LGBTIQ+ Rights and Inclusion in Humanitarian Action and Disaster Risk Reduction

Friday, December 1, 2017

This is the sixth compilation of good practices on integrating gender into humanitarian action in Asia, developed on behalf of the Regional Network Working Group on Gender in Humanitarian Action in Asia-Pacific. Despite recent strides towards ensuring the safety and enjoyment of equal rights by LGBTIQ+ persons in the Asia-Pacific region, persistent and sizeable obstacles to inclusion remain, including harmful legal frameworks and religious, cultural, and societal stigmas which, when combined... More

Integrating Gender into Humanitarian Action: Good Practices from Asia-Pacific 5

Friday, November 3, 2017

This is the fifth compilation of good practices on integrating gender into humanitarian action in Asia, developed on behalf of the Regional Network Working Group on Gender in Humanitarian Action in the Asia-Pacific region. In the brochure, we highlight examples from the region that support equal treatment of all before, during and after disasters. More

Integrating Gender into Humanitarian Action: Good Practices from Asia-Pacific 4

Friday, November 3, 2017

This is the fourth compilation of good practices on integrating gender into humanitarian action in Asia, developed on behalf of the Regional Network Working Group on Gender in Humanitarian Action in the Asia-Pacific region. In the brochure, we highlight examples from the region that support equal treatment of all before, during and after disasters. More

Know Your Rights!

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Are you migrating for work? KNOW YOUR RIGHTS! This pamphlet provides vital information to female migrant workers in Myanmar and abroad. More

The Ripple Effect

Monday, September 19, 2016

With the generous support by the Australian Government, In June 2013, UN Women started a three-year long regional programme, “Leveraging Technical Tools, Evidence and Community Engagement to Advance the Implementation of Laws and Provision of Services to Women Experiencing Violence in South-East Asia” to help women who experienced violence to have proper access to services and laws and receive support from both the governments and... More

BEIJING+20 MEETS POST-2015

Thursday, November 20, 2014

BEIJING+20 MEETS POST-2015: TIMELINE BEIJING DECLARATION AND PLATFORM FOR ACTION (BPFA) More

Leaflet on global processes towards the achievement of gender equality

Friday, September 26, 2014

Global processes towards the achievement of gender equality More

UN India Joint Advocacy and Communications Campaign

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

During March 2014, the United Nations Country Team in India partnered with the private sector, government, civil society, social media and arts community to promote gender equality. More

A life free of violence and discrimination is the right of every woman

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Violence against women and girls is a grave violation of human rights. It is not just a women’s issue but a human rights issue. More

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