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Not Ready, Still Waiting
22 Sep 2016
Governments urgently need to improve their policy readiness if they want to have any chance of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on inequalities. Governments in developing countries...
The Kilimanjaro Initiative: mobilising rural women
Scaling the heights of women’s land rightsTowering at 5,895 metres above sea level, the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro stands out not only as the highest peak in Africa, but also the tallest free-...
David Barisa Ringa
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 11:24
Food & land rights
Gender Equality resource kit
1 Jan 2006
Programme Framework: Women's Rights to Land
1 Jan 2014
What will be necessary in France to protect domestic workers?
The original article has been published on LeMonde.fr in French and translated into English by Jordyn Pfalzgraf.On the occasion of the fifth anniversary of the adoption of Convention 189 by the...
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 10:28
unpaid care work
How Export-Led Growth is Hampering Women’s Rights
Hundreds of thousands of women go to factories for work every day to make products for export as part of global supply chains. Many of these products end up in major supermarkets, high street and...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 11:43
Economics, business and development
Cities for whom? Gender inequality in the cities
In 2014, just before FIFA’s World Cup in Brazil, social movements were protesting in the streets using messages like “Come to the streets!” “It’s not only about R$0,20”. These were struggles for...
Monday, March 7, 2016 - 12:58
Power, Poverty, Gender and Injustice: The local impact of inequality
Much of the recent debate on inequality has focused on the big picture of how a few individuals (62, in Oxfam’s January paper) have the same wealth as half the world’s population. As usefully...
Aftab Alam Khan
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 15:07
Food & land rights
Women and girls with disabilities face double discrimination in Myanmar
Article by Tawngmai N Khum - ActionAid Myanmar Myanmar’s recent democratic trajectory has ushered in change on many social, political and economic frontiers. Marking this change has been the...
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 07:42
Violence Against Women in the Gaza Strip
16 Dec 2015
Following the Israeli military Operation Protective Edge in summer 2014, this reports presents the findings of a study initiated by ActionAid and Alianza por la Solidaridad (Alianza) on violence...