Reports and toolkits

Publications of the UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment.

Reports

Leave no one behind: A call to action for gender equality and women’s economic empowerment: Report of the UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment (2016)

First report: A call to action for gender equality and women’s economic empowerment
A rigorous examination of the case for women’s economic empowerment, its timeliness and the current landscape. It identifies seven drivers and four areas of work and puts out the Panel’s first call to action.

Leave no one behind: Taking action for transformational change on women’s economic empowerment: Report of the UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment (2017)

Second report: Taking action for transformational change on women’s economic empowerment (pdf, epub)
A deeper dive into the seven drivers, with practical recommendations for each, that advocates creating an enabling environment to accelerate the impact of the seven drivers.

Toolkits

Compendia of resources, case studies and good practices for each driver to facilitate implementation of the practical recommendations in the second report. Each toolkit is accompanied by a working group paper with specific recommendations for transformational change.

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Driver 1: How to change norms in support of women’s economic empowerment pdf | epub pdf | epub
Driver 2: How to ensure legal protections and reform discriminatory laws and regulations pdf | epub pdf | epub
Driver 3: How to recognize, reduce and redistribute unpaid work and care pdf | epub pdf | epub
Driver 4: How to build assets – digital, financial and property pdf | epub pdf | epub
Driver 5: How to change business culture and practice pdf | epub pdf | epub
Driver 6: How to improve public sector practices in employment and procurement pdf | epub pdf | epub
Driver 7: How to strengthen visibility, collective voice and representation pdf | epub pdf | epub

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