I A J Journal

The journal is the publication of the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism No longer current

December 18, 2019 Themes: Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

SADC Gender Protocol Barometer 2019

The 2019 SADC Gender Protocol Barometer breaks with past tradition in focusing solely on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights. Measuring 100 indicators across seven themes, the Barometer is the first civil society shadow report on SADC’s new SRHR Strategy Score Card, ranking countries based on their performance, while offering detailed analysis and insights into […]

Indicators and a Monitoring Framework for the Sustainable Development Goals

Launching a data revolution for the SDGs A report by the Leadership Council of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network, a Global Initiative for the United Nations. This is revised working draft ( version 7)

365 days of action to end violence against women and children

Assessing progress on the implementation of the National Action Plan 2007 – 2011 and assessing the efforts, activities and strategies put in place to deal with the high level of crimes against women and children.

Report to the CEDAW Committee on South Africa’s Implementation of CEDAW

The Commission for Gender Equality reported on the implementation of CEDAW to the people of South Africa and the international community. The report covers the period 1998-2008.

December 18, 2019 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

South Africa’s compliance with the Beijing Declaration and Platform of Action

This report is an evaluation of how much progress has been made at national level following the adoption of the Beijing Platform of Action.

December 18, 2019 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Marking Gains and Counting Losses in 20 years of Democracy

International IDEA Conference Booklet and Programme – a Round table on Perspectives on Democratic Accountability in South Africa

December 18, 2019 Themes: Education | Governance Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Gender Mainstreaming in Legal and Constitutional Affairs

This is a reference manual for governments and other stakeholders and offers guidelines for mainstreaming gender into the legal affairs of states. Its main objective is to assist governments in advancing gender equality. This publication is part of the Gender Management Systems Series.

Gender on the Agenda: A guide to participating in Beijing+5

The five year review of the UN Fourth Conference on Women (Beijing + 5) – assessing the global agenda for gender equality. The anatomy of the five year review and the NGO activities and strategies to influence the outcome of the five year review process. All the key documents needed to participate in the process […]

Mapping Progress: Assessing implementation of the Beijing Platform 1998

This report on progress on the Beijing Platform of Action finds three broad trends influencing the incremental progress towards women’s equality. Firstly, the majority of governments are turning words into action. 70% have drawn up national plans, drafts and blueprints for action. The impact of economic globalization and restructuring programmes on women’s lies are taking […]