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Global Youth Index: Key Findings

MiSK Global Forum and EIU : 2018

The index provides a measurement of conditions needed for youth development in 25 countries including India and Pakistan. It evaluates the drivers of youth development and access to opportunity across a range of factors for young people’s success in the future economy. The key finding of the index is the need for holistic and supportive youth policies and strong institutions for youth to...

Source: MiSK Global Forum and EIU

Link: https://gyi.miskglobalforum.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/GYI-Key-findings-paper-English-12-Nov-2018-final.pdf

Tags: Social Inclusion

Human Rights Watch World Report 2019

Human Rights Watch : 2019

This report shows that defending human rights remains a worthy imperative. It reviews human rights situation in 100 countries including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines and Sri Lanka. It shows that while the terrain for the fight for human rights has shifted, with many long-time participants missing in action or even switching sides, effective...

Source: Human Rights Watch

Link: https://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/world_report_download/hrw_world_report_2019.pdf

Tags: Human Rights

Gender Equality and Poverty are Intrinsically Linked: A Contribution to the Continued Monitoring of Selected Sustainable Development Goals


This discussion paper provides an updated analysis of gendered economic inequality in high- and middle-income countries. A review of the literature demonstrates that such an analysis needs to explicitly recognize that gender, poverty, and (economic) inequality are intrinsically linked. This paper shows considerable differences among 42 countries with respect to how likely women were to have...

Source: UN Women

Link: http://www.unwomen.org/-/media/headquarters/attachments/sections/library/publications/2018/discussion-paper-gender-equality-and-poverty-are-intrinsically-linked-en.pdf?la=en&vs=4100

Tags: Gender

Bridging the Gap between Anti-corruption Advocacy and Technology: User Research, Insights, and Learning Strategies

Tin Geber and School of Data : 2018

This paper aims to identify strategies that could help bridge a training and skill-building gap which exists for transparency activists and investigative journalists in using sources, tools and technologies for effectively analysing the available data and advocating for more data openness in order to combat corruption and demand accountability.

Source: Hivos and School of Open Data

Link: https://www.openupcontracting.org/assets/2018/10/Bridging-the-gap-between-anti-corruption-advocacy-and-technology.pdf

Tags: Anti-Corruption

Democracy for All: Beyond a Crisis of Imagination

CIVICUS : 2018

This report explores the question of how democracy can be reimagined by today’s urgent problems, and tells how democracy is under attack in many countries, and how present governance systems are failing people. It outlines challenges and its impact on civil society and its response to the emerging situation.


Link: https://www.civicus.org/documents/reports-and-publications/reimagining-democracy/democracy-for-all-en.pdf

Tags: Human Rights

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