REVIEW
ELLA Expert Review: Disaster Risk Management in Cities
Here Dr. Fernando Aragón-Durand, an expert member of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, offers his perspective on the ELLA knowledge materials on Disaster Risk Management in cities, drawing in...
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SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGE
Spotlight on Publications: Access to Justice for Women Victims of Sexual Violence
This Spotlight presents key publications documenting sexual violence perpetrated against women in the context of armed conflicts in Latin America. As well as providing an overview of gender-based violence in...
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SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGE
Spotlight on Publications: Brazil’s Ethanol Programme
This Spotlight highlights some of the key publications that study, analyse and document Brazil’s ethanol programme. The publications focus on the following specific issues: Brazilian government policies to promote the...
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SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGE
Spotlight on Gender Equality Publications
The publications presented in this Spotlight provide an overview of some of the key issues related to gender equality in Latin America, including sexual and reproductive health, gender mainstreaming in...
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BRIEF
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...
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BRIEF
Capitalising on Public Transport: Reducing GHG Emissions in Latin American Cities
Energy efficient modes of transport - like Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) systems, bicycles and electric taxis - are providing an effective means for reducing urban greenhouse gas emissions in Latin...
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SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGE
Spotlight on Publications: Gender-Responsive Budgeting
In recent years, governments worldwide have been implementing gender-responsive budgeting (GRB) to contribute to the advancement of gender equality and the fulfillment of women’s rights. This Spotlight highlights key publications...
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BRIEF
Labour Market Information Programmes
How can Labour Market Information Programmes improve the coverage, quality and efficiency of labour markets? This Brief provides key insights by drawing on experiences from across Latin America.
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BRIEF
Judicial Reviews: An Innovative Mechanism to Enforce Human Rights in Latin America
Through ground-breaking rulings, judges in Latin America are driving social change by ordering governments to restore and enforce human rights.
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BRIEF
Access to Justice for Survivors of Sexual Violence in Conflicts: Three Latin American Approaches
From innovative methodologies for investigating and documenting sexual violence, to legal reforms and CSO-led support initiatives, Latin American countries are having success in improving access to justice for women victims...
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