Gender at the Heart of ICPD:

The UNFPA Strategic Framework on Gender Mainstreaming and Women’s Empowerment

No. of pages: 76

Publication Date: 2011

Author: UNFPA

Publisher: UNFPA

This document presents a UNFPA's Strategic Framework on Gender Mainstreaming and the Empowerment of Women. It reflect lessons learned from a 2008-2009 Capacity Assessment exercise, as well as the need for an increased focus on gender in the context of addressing the goals of the International Conference on Population and Development. The Framework outlines UNFPA's policy and programme priorities for the empowerment of women and girls and for incorporating a gender perspective across the organization's work.

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