International Women’s Day: A Selection of New/Updated Reference/Data-Rich Reports Re: Women and Gender Issues
Annual Report: No Change In Overall Average Of Women In Parliaments Despite Increase In Percentage Of Seats Won By Women In The 2017 Parliamentary Elections Worldwide (via International Parliamentary Union)
The annual report provides an update and analysis of progress made and setbacks encountered by women in parliament further to elections and renewals held over a year. Produced every year on the occasion of International Women’s Day (8 March), it presents data on women in national parliaments, regional and world trends, information on women presiding officers and women candidates. It also analyses mechanisms aimed at supporting women’s access to parliament.
Defense (U,S,) Advisory Committee on Women in the Services Releases 2017 Annual Report (via DOD) ||| News Release
49 pages; PDF.
Global and Regional Trends in Women’s Legal Protection Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Harassment (via The World Bank)
2o pages; PDF.
Global Education Monitoring Report Gender Review 2018 (via UNESCO)
69 pages; PDF.
Key Barriers to Women’s Access To HIV Treatment: A Global Review (via UN Women; AVAC, ATHENA Network, Salamander Trust)
148 pages: PDF.
OECD Updates Gender Portal with New Data Around 75 Indicators & Launches Gender Equality Toolkit
World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends for Women 2018 – Global Snapshot (via International Labour Organization)
14 pages; PDF. News Release: Women Still Less Likely to be Active in the Labour Market than Men in Most of the World
See Also: More New/Updated Reports (Many Topics)
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.