Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)
The site has information on the UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Violence Against Women, a full text of the Convention, a list of State Parties, compliance mechanism. (Eng.)
Gender Equality (Council of Europe)
The Council of Europe's web site dedicated to equality between women and men provides information on all the Council of Europe's activities in the field of equality between women and men at intergovernmental level.
United Nations Development Fund for Women
The web-site contains good resources on gender, HIV and human rights, violence, discrimination, women's role in peace-building. There are links to regional UNIFEM offices (Pacific, Arab states, South Asia, etc). (Eng.)
United Nations Statistics Division
The World Women 2000: Trends and Statistics, the third issue in the series of reports (the other two issued in 1991 and 1995) that looks at the status of women through the lens of statistical analysis. The report provides analysis of situation of women in different parts of the world, in a broad range of fields: families, education, work, human rights, politics. (Eng.)
Directory of UN resources on gender and women's issues. Gender training tools and resources: internal and external training materials used by UN entities. (Eng.)
Women Watch. United Nations Inter-Agency Network on Women and Gender Equality
The web-site has resources on women's issues, directory of UN resources (gender maintstreaming, thematic issues, women of the world, UN publications, statistics, gender training tools and resources). (Eng.)
The Interparliamentary Union
Database on Women in National Parliaments. IPU is the international organization of Parliaments of sovereign States. The database is prepared on the basis of information provided by national Parliaments by 31 March 2004. 182 country are classified by descending order of the percentage of women in the lower or single house.
World Bank Group
Database of Gender Statistics. Data Sources for GenderStats include national statistics, United Nations databases, and World-Bank-conducted or funded surveys. (Eng.)
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