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Here you will find a selection of links to the latest reports that affect women and girls, which you may find useful in your research over time. Please revisit this page regularly as new reports will be updated monthly as available. Please ensure you follow the author or organisation’s guidelines if referencing and citing from original text. If you have ideas for strong, informative reports that might benefit the Soroptimist International membership, please send the title and link to the resource to hq@soroptimistinternational.org

Please note although the links are regularly checked, as they are external links on occassion the link may be broken.

CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

UNICEF The State of the World’s Children 2019

UNICEF The State of the World’s Children 2017

UNICEF The State of the World’s Children 2016

CIVIL SOCIETY

United Nations a Practical Guide for Civil Society

CLIMATE CHANGE

Climate Change, Women and Water -Linda Witong Soroptimist International 2019

The Heat is On – Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) – Global Outlook Report 2019

The Global Climate 2015-2019

IPCC Special Report Climate Change & Land August 2019

IPCC Special Report Global Warming of 1.5°C

UNFCCC Climate Action and Support Trends 2019

Global GreenGrants Fund  Our Voices, Our Environment: the State of Funding for Women’s Environment Action

EDUCATION

UNESCO Global Education Monitoring Report Gender Review

UNESCO Global Education Monitoring Report 2019

FGM

UNICEF FGM A Global Concern

UNFPA/UNICEF Metrics of Progress Moments of Change 2015

FOOD SECURITY

FAO The State of Food Security 2018

FAO A Learning Guide for Civil Society Organizations 2017

FAO World Food Day 2018

IFPRI Global Food Policy Report 2017

FAO, IFAD, UNICEF, WFP and WHO The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World  2017

GENDER VIOLENCE

WHO Global Plan of Action 2016

ACUNS Femicide Volume V11

G7 Gender Roadmap

Turning Promises into Action: Gender Equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

GLOBAL POPULATION

UN DESA World Population Ageing– Highlights 2019

World Employment and Social Outlook – Trends 2019

UNFPA The State of The World’s Population 2017

UNFPA The State of The World’s Population 2016

HUMAN RIGHTS

OHCHR UN Human Rights Report 2018
OHCHR UN Human Rights Report 2017

OHCHR UN Human Rights Report 2016

Human Rights Watch World Report 2019

Human Rights Watch World Report 2018

Human Rights Watch World Report 2017

Report of the Secretary General on Women and Peace and Security 2018

HUMAN TRAFFICKING

UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2018

UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2016

UNODC Global Study on Smuggling of Migrants 2018

SDGS

Sustainable Development Goals

A Gendered Look into the HLPF 2019

Sustainable Development Goals

Positioning Paper NGO Major Group HLPF 2019

Sustainable Development Goals

UNEP The Principles For Positive Impact Finance

Sustainable Development Goals

Women’s Major Group HLPF Position Paper 2018

WATER

Water Infrastructure for Climate Adaptation 2019

World Bank 2017 Turbulent Waters: Pursuing Water Security in Fragile Contexts

WHO Progress on Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene 2017

World Bank The Rising Tide: A New Look at Water and Gender

UNESCO WWAP Migration and its interdependencies with water scarcity, gender and youth employment

WOMEN IN PRISON & GLOBAL PRISON TRENDS

Penal Reform Global Prison Trends 2017

ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

ILO World Employment Social Outlook, Trends 2019

ILO Report of the Director-General The Women at Work initiative: The Push for Equality 2018

Soroptimist International of Americas Women & Economic Empowerment

Commission on the Status of Women Sixty-Third Session

CSW63 SI Advocacy Webinar ‘PowerPoint’, with the SI New York Representatives 2019

A Guide for NGOs & Women’s Human Rights Activists at the UN & CSW 2019

Report of the Secretary-General CSW63

Soroptimist International Advocacy Pack CSW63

Soroptimist International Written Statement CSW63

Promoting Inclusion through Social Protection: Report of the World Social Situation 2018

Turning Promises into Action: Gender Equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Global Education Monitoring Report Gender Review 2018: Meeting our commitments to gender equality in education

UN Sustainable Development Goals Report 2018

Report of the Expert Group CSW63

ILO Future of Work

GLOBAL VOICE SIGN-UP

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