Economic & Social Rights

FAR welcomes the report of the WGDAWG on the Causes of Deprivation of Liberty and the Extension of Its Mandate

In June 2019, the report Women deprived of liberty was released by the Working Group on discrimination against women and girls­, one of the two special procedures of the Human Rights Council (HRC) comprised of independent human rights experts with mandates to specifically report and advise on women’s human rights. This report is an essential analysis to understand the underlying […]

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Regional Meeting in Latin America June 2017 – Read Our Colombia Meeting Report

Last month, in collaboration with FIAN, Colombia, FAR  co-organized a regional meeting in Latin America in Bogota, Colombia, from June 27th to 29th. This powerful and critical meeting brought together women’s organizations in Latin America, working at the intersections of human rights, environmental justice and gender equality. Participants were representatives of women’s and social justice organizations working on a national […]

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FAR Policy Highlights for CSW61

Ahead of this year’s Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) meeting with its theme, FAR’s regional partners presented key advocacy points that reflect their grassroots work in relation to three thematic areas: economic and social rights; peace, safety and security; ending gender-based violence and defending women’s sexual and reproductive health and rights; climate change, cultural, indigenous and land rights. […]

Post-2015 Women's Coalition Archive

Toolkits (Post-2015 Resources)

Tools, Guides, and other Resources on the Implementation and Monitoring of Commitments to Gender Equality and Human Rights, including the 2030 Agenda and the SDGs ARROW SRHR Database of Indicators “An Advocate’s Guide: Strategic Indicators for Universal Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights” The Danish Institute for Human Rights “The Human Rights Guide to the SDGs” Deliver2030 SDGs […]

Resources

2030 Agenda Sustainable Development Goals

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development includes the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and 169 Targets: Goal 1. End poverty in all its forms everywhere Goal 2. End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture Goal 3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages Goal 4. Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education […]