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Gender Equity in Local Government: Research Companion
"Local government is the level of government closest to the people. Therefore, local councils are uniquely placed to reflect community diversity in the profile of elected representatives and the backgrounds of council officers."
Best Practice Guide for Gender Equity in Local Government
"This guide helps local communities achieve gender equality in local government – detailing actions individuals and organisations can take to promote gender equity within councils and communities."
Inequality in 1,100 Popular Films: Examining Portrayals of Gender, Race/Ethnicity, LGBT & Disability from 2007 to 2017
"[T]he Annenberg Inclusion Initiative conducts the most comprehensive and intersectional investigation into inequality in popular films."
Mapping Women, Peace and Security in the UN Security Council: 2017
"The overall aim of the policy brief is to assess the implementation of the women, peace, and security (WPS) policy framework in the work of the Security Council."
Backlash and Buy-In: Responding to the challenges in achieving gender equality
“The world is at a crossroads with women’s leadership and gender equality being contested in many nations. The global movement is profoundly uneven, a fragmented picture of acceleration in some contexts and stagnation in others.”
Care Work and Care Jobs for The Future of Decent Work
"Across the world, women and girls are performing more than three-quarters of the total amount of unpaid care work and two-thirds of paid care workers are women."
UN Women Annual Report 2017-2018
"UN Women is supporting women politicians, electoral officials, voters, lawmakers, civil society activists and many others to claim their equal right to lead and be heard. The report highlights the experiences of a multitude of formidable women".
Australia’s compliance with the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
“This report to the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women examines Australia’s compliance with the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women."
Why Women-Owned Startups Are A Better Bet
“[W]hen women business owners pitch their ideas to investors for early-stage capital, they receive significantly less (…) than men. Yet businesses founded by women ultimately deliver higher revenue”.
Face the Facts: Gender Equality 2018
"Australian women are over-represented as part-time workers in low-paid industries and in insecure work and continue to be underrepresented in leadership roles in the private and public sectors."
Roadmap to 50x50: Power and Parity in Women’s Leadership
This report "illustrates a roadmap to balanced parity, looking at both glass ceilings (the number of women in leadership) and glass walls (women’s leadership across policy functions). The Leadership Index provides a country-by-country snapshot of where wo
Australian National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2012-18
"The WPS agenda recognises the gendered nature of security challenges and seeks to redress the disproportionate effects of conflict and disaster on women and girls."