News and Publications

New Resource Package on Gender Mainstreaming in EU Development Cooperation

The Resource Package on Gender Mainstreaming in EU Development Cooperation is a new website offering a number of tools and resources in regards to gender mainstreaming in development cooperation.

NEW FILM: Three Approaches by German Development Cooperation to End Female Genital Mutilation

Short animated film showing the journey of two children who explore three approaches by German development

New Global Study: Preventing Conflict, Transforming Justice, Securing the Peace

The report brings together research which unquestionably demonstrates that women’s empowerment and gender equality contribute to the conclusion of peace talks and sustainable peace.

New Case Study: Access to affordable low-cost solar water heating solutions as a basis for the first gender-sensitive Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) in Georgia

The publication gives a detailed analysis of the lessons learned from the development of the appropriate lowcost solar heating technology, its implementation, the monitoring of the effectiveness and the added social and gender equality impacts.

New World Bank Report "Women, Business and the Law 2016" published

The Report ""Women, Business and the Law 2016: Getting to Equal" measures legal and regulatory barriers to women’s entrepreneurship and employment in seven areas. The report finds that the majority of economies have legal gender differences, with 155 economies out of 173 impeding women’s economic opportunities with at least one law.