To bring women’s views and solutions to the forefront of discussions and decisions on COVID-19 response, UN Women initiated rapid consultations with women’s organizations across the Europe and Central Asia region. The consultations provided an opportunity to hear directly about the specific risks and challenges that women and girls face as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic; they also focused on the opportunities and solutions they are providing so that the strategic focus of support can be adjusted in a gender-responsive manner to reflect their differentiated experience. More
Saturday, September 1, 2018
This guidebook provides general information on the different forms of violence against women and services for prevention, protection and rehabilitation from violence.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
This manual was prepared for the staff of the institution of Ombudsman. It will serve as tool in preparing written information or reports for the CEDAW Committee, GREVIO and UPR.
Saturday, January 6, 2018
This manual outlines detailed information on reporting and monitoring mechanisms of non-profit organizations to the CEDAW Committee, GREVIO and UPR.
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
This manual provides a strategic analysis on the monitoring of the Gender Equality Strategy throughout Albania.
Monday, April 10, 2017
This guide focuses on the scourge of violence against women in elections. It identifies specific components of violence against women in elections, including types, tactics, victims and perpetrators, and presents policy and programming options based on current good practices to ensure that women can exercise their political rights.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
This publication details the European Charter for Equality of Women and Men in Local Life, which formally commits Europe’s local and regional governments to the principle of equality of women and men. Part I of the Charter introduces its six fundamental principles. Part II describes the specific steps signatories should carry to implement the Charter’s provisions. Part III presents the Charter’s 30 articles by areas of competences.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Developed in consultation with the International Federation of Journalists and UNESCO’s many other global media partners, this publication presents Gender-Sensitive Indicators for Media (GSIM), global indicators that aim to voluntarily enrich freedom of expression and the independence of media by assisting media in issues relating to gender equality and women’s empowerment. The GSIM are available in several languages, including Albanian.