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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

Navigating the Pathways from Exclusion to Accountability: From Understanding Intersecting Inequalities to Building Accountable Relationships

Howard, J., López Franco, E. and Shaw, J. : 2018

Inclusion of the most marginalised people through addressing discriminatory dynamics is central to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. This research report considers how the intersection of spatial, economic and identity-based factors drive poverty and marginalisation.

Source: IDS Brighton

Link: https://opendocs.ids.ac.uk/opendocs/bitstream/handle/123456789/14171/BA_Report_A4_Online_FINAL.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

Tags: Social Inclusion

Venice City Solutions 2030: Financing SDGs at local level

UN Habitat : 2018

This report captures the key conclusions and recommendations from a dialogue meeting of representatives of central governments, local and regional government associations and selected partners from 30 countries to identify existing experiences, gathering data and providing solutions to the challenge of how to finance the implementation of the SDGs at local level.

Source: UN Habitat

Link: https://unhabitat.org/books/final-report-venice-city-solutions-2030/#

Tags: Taxation and Revenue Collection

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