Costing the Three Transformative Results focuses on new research to estimate the costs associated the global effort led by UNFPA to: (a) end preventable maternal deaths, (b) end the unmet need for family planning, and (c) end gender-based violence and all harmful practices, including child marriage and female genital mutilation.
Every year, millions of girls are subjected to practices that harm them physically and emotionally, with the full knowledge and consent of their families, friends and communities.
Elevating Rights and Choices for All: Guidance Note for Applying a Human Rights Based Approach to Programming provides a road map for institutionalizing a human rights-based approach in the work of UNFPA, guided by the principles of: equality and non-discrimination, quality and accountability. French and Spanish translations are forthcoming.
This Technical Brief summarizes the previous Compendium on social norm change to achieve gender equality, which provides a framework for programmatic approaches to norm change at scale. The Technical Brief and Compendium present promising strategies, tested approaches and practical examples of social norm change. This includes a programme design framework that is relevant for different aspects of sexual and reproductive health and rights in various contexts. The publications build on previous work by UN agencies, civil society, academia and others.
This is the first report of the High-Level Commission on the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 Follow-up, which has been established to track progress and report on the implementation of the commitments made at the landmark Nairobi Summit on ICPD25, in particular the 12 core commitments contained in the Nairobi Statement.
The UNFPA Strategic Plan 2022-2025 identifies the importance of addressing gender and social norms to accelerate action to achieve the three transformative results: ending unmet need for family planning, ending maternal deaths, and ending gender-based violence and harmful practices.