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Thursday, September 22, 2016
Women’s Caucus Fact Sheet
Why form a Women’s Caucus? Women who are organized into a caucus can serve the same purpose as a “critical mass” of women, even where women do not make up a significant a portion of the legislature.1 Caucuses are able to extend influence over several realms simultaneously: • They impact the...
Monday, September 19, 2016
Women’s Political Representation & Electoral Systems in Canada
Many Canadians are grappling with the prospect of changes to Canada’s First Past the Post electoral system. The current consultation phase represents an enormous opportunity to better understand the limitations and opportunities of electoral systems generally. This overview generated by Equal...
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Welcome manual for women elected municipal officials
This manual seeks to help women during their first time as a politician in their local municipality as it is a tool that will help women elected officials to carry out their role as local elected officials. This manual aims to provide women with support in their roles in the decision-making and...
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Women's Campaign School at Yale University
Celebrating its twenty-second year of existence this summer, the Women's Campaign School at Yale University (WCS) is a non-partisan, issue neutral leadership program, whose mission is to improve women’s political participation by increasing their number and influence in elected and appointed office...
Wednesday, October 07, 2015
Women, Peace and Security: Keeping the Promise
Fifteen years after the adoption of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325, this briefing calls the United Nations and its Member states to use a formal review of the Women, Peace and Security agenda as a way to address major gaps. According to this briefing, international commitment should put...
Tuesday, October 01, 2013
Women & Elections: Guide to promoting the participation of women in elections
There is growing recognition that stable peace and national prosperity can only be achieved when institutions are democratic and representative of all groups of society. The United Nations' support for electoral processes now plays a pivotal role in many peace-keeping and peace-building activities...
Tuesday, March 04, 2008
Women and Men in OECD Countries
This brochure describes some recent and ongoing OECD projects aimed at helping countries to improve their gender policies.http://www.oecd.org/gender/womenandmeninoecdcountries-brochure.htm
Monday, March 12, 2007
What Do Voters Hear? NDI Serbia Program
This NDI manual provides political candidates with techniques to use during press briefings and interviews. It offers tips on writing effective press releases and general guidelines for effective campaign communication.
Friday, March 09, 2007
Workshop On Designing Training Agenda
This training material was designed for a National Democratic Institute for International Affairs' (NDI) professional development workshop on “Adult Audiences, Training Agendas and You.” The objective of the guide is to enhance the ability of NDI program staff to design and evaluate training...
Thursday, March 08, 2007
Women Candidate Training: Campaigning for Local Elections
This report presents an overview of the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs' program to increase the number and effectiveness of Nepali women seeking to run in the 1997 local elections. It provides information on the candidate and campaign staff training sessions, the campaign...
Thursday, March 08, 2007
Women’s Candidate Training Program: Trainer's Manual Nepal
This manual provides training tips and workshop techniques for political party trainers to train Nepali women candidates for local government. It covers the following topics: the party ticketing process, building the party identity, election codes of conduct, campaign planning, developing a...
Thursday, March 08, 2007
Women Can Win! A Campaign Manual for Women Candidates in the Nepali Local Government Elections
This manual is based on the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs' (NDI) "Women Can Win!" manual. It serves as a tool to motivate and train Nepali women candidates and representatives. It contains tips for campaigning and winning local elections, as well as a description of the...
Friday, February 16, 2007
Women in Parliament: Beyond Numbers Handbook, Revised Edition 2005
This updated edition of Women in Parliament: Beyond Numbers Handbook covers the ground of women’s access to the legislature in three steps: It looks into the obstacles women confront when entering Parliament – be they political, socio-economic or ideological and psychological. It presents...
Thursday, February 15, 2007
Women in Government Source Kit
This resource kit provides tools for learning about the issues surrounding the campaign for gender balance or parity in government and gender balance in politics more generally. It includes issue briefs on strategies for attaining gender balance through campaign finance reform, quota systems,...
Monday, February 12, 2007
Women's Rights in the Course of the Land Reform in the Republic of Tajikistan
This manual presents information on the land reform process in Tajikistan. It is of practical interest for employees of executive bodies, managers of rural businesses and organizations, leaders of dekhan farms, local government officials, and others interested in the process of land reform and...
Friday, February 09, 2007
Women, Peace and Security: UNIFEM Supporting Implementation of Security Council Resolution 1325
This publication highlights UNIFEM's efforts to ensure that the international commitments made in Security Council Resolution 1325, as well as the Beijing Platform for Action and the Convention to Eliminate All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), are translated into action. Four sections...