Publications | ELLA
26
Nov
2013
GUIDE

Gender Equality in Latin America: A Regional Commitment to Reducing Gender Gaps

Latin American countries are reducing gender gaps by adopting innovative measures to strengthen women’s autonomy while also tackling the structural causes of inequality.

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18
Nov
2013
BRIEFS

Observatory of Maternal Mortality in Mexico: A Civil Society-Led Initiative

Within just 3 years of its creation, the Observatory of Maternal Mortality in Mexico is already making some important contributions to reducing maternal mortality.

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6
Nov
2013
BRIEFS

Advancing Gender Equality Through the Budget: Latin American Experiences with Gender-Responsive Budgeting

Latin America is leading the way in gender-responsive budgeting and is producing some insightful lessons for other regions of the world.

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27
Sep
2013
BRIEFS

Promoting Gender Equity in Politics Through Affirmative Action Measures: Latin American Gender Quotas

Since 1991, fourteen Latin American countries have implemented gender quotas. These have enabled the region to establish one of the highest levels of women’s representation in political decision-making structures around the world.

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10
Sep
2013
BRIEFS

Latin American Advances in Incorporating a Gender Approach in National Court Rulings

How is adopting a gender approach enabling National Courts in Colombia and Mexico to drive forward important changes in legislation and practice to tackle root causes of sexual discrimination and inequality?

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