Hihglights updates to pending IGWG report "Gender Synchronization Update." The upcoming report will include a broader approach to gender as well as an updated methodology behind gender-transformative approaches in gender programming design.
This presentation provides an introduction and measurement frame work to school-related gender-based violence.
Study summary highlighting different strategies to improve how family planning programming can better address the contraceptive needs of men.
Studies in South Asia suggest child marriage is a strong risk factor for intimate partner violence (IPV), but evidence outside the region is lacking. This study looks at linkages between child marriage and IPV across 34 countries.
Many international development organizations have committed to advancing gender equality in their programs as an essential component of successful development. Less attention has been given to how those same principles and practices are- or are not – applied to organizational operations and culture, and what that means for their ability to effectively implement gender-equitable programs. Organizations are beginning to recognize the value of gender equality as an organizational as well as a programmatic priority, and realize that gender mainstreaming – the pursuit of greater gender equality internally – is both the right thing and the smart thing to do.
This brief presents data to help policymakers and others understand the nature and extent of the harm caused by IPV, especially as it relates to women’s reproductive health, family planning, and autonomy, and highlights opportunities for action.