News
28th January 2019

Engendering the right to food? International human rights law, food security and the rural woman

Gender Centre
25
Publications
Journal article, 28 March, 2019

Performative technologies: agricultural research for development and gender

Elisabeth Prügl
5
Publications
Journal article, 1 February, 2019

Gender expertise in global governance contesting the boundaries of a field

Elisabeth Prügl
516
Events
4 November, 2020

‘Peace is in our hands’. Women take the lead to rebuild trust

Gender Centre
5
Teaching
Executive education

Genre et Développement

Executive Education
516
Research
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The Gender Dimensions of Conflict

Elisabeth Prügl and Christelle Rigual
5
Events
12 October, 2020

Democracy and the Black woman on the poster. A Black feminist critique

Gender Centre
5
Events
8 October, 2020

Blurring the Private/Public Binary : A Home Away from Home for Migrant Domestic Workers in Beirut

Gender Centre
5
News
26th November 2020

The Missing Life Stories of India’s Sex Workers

Gender Centre
35
Publications
Report, 2017

A gender analysis @WHA70

Michaela Told
35
Publications
Journal article, April 2020

Why global health can offer more on gender

Claire Somerville
35
Publications
Journal article, 2017

Act now a call to action for gender equality in global health

Ilona Kickbusch
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Goal 5 highlights that gender inequality persists worldwide, depriving women and girls of their basic rights and opportunities. “Achieving gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls will require more vigorous efforts, including legal frameworks, to counter deeply rooted gender-based discrimination that often results from patriarchal attitudes and related social norms” as put  by the UN Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform. Read more about Goal 5

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Target 5.1

End all forms of discrimination against all women and girls everywhere

Target 5.2

Eliminate all forms of violence against all women and girls in the public and private spheres, including trafficking and sexual and other types of exploitation

Target 5.3

Eliminate all harmful practices, such as child, early and forced marriage and female genital mutilation

Target 5.4

Recognize and value unpaid care and domestic work through the provision of public services, infrastructure and social protection policies and the promotion of shared responsibility within the household and the family as nationally appropriate

Target 5.5

Ensure women’s full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic and public life

Target 5.6

Ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights as agreed in accordance with the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development and the Beijing Platform for Action and the outcome documents of their review conferences

Target 5.a

Undertake reforms to give women equal rights to economic resources, as well as access to ownership and control over land and other forms of property, financial services, inheritance and natural resources, in accordance with national laws

Target 5.b

Enhance the use of enabling technology, in particular information and communications technology, to promote the empowerment of women

Target 5.c

Adopt and strengthen sound policies and enforceable legislation for the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls at all levels