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Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Self-Assessment Tool: Facilitation guide for WASH project managers, researchers and self-assessment facilitators; Working Towards Transformation in Inclusive Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

The facilitated self-assessment provides the opportunity to discuss and reflect on current strengths and how to improve processes that drive positive change in GESI through your projects and...

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Gender Equality and Dimensions of Poverty

Gender equality is a prerequisite for poverty reduction and sustainable development. Gender equality is achieved when women and men, girls and boys, have equal rights, life prospects and...

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Urban Planning Responses in Post-Crisis Contexts

UN-Habitat’s Lab uses global experiences from Haiti to Kenya to explore strategies for urban planning in post-crisis areas Nairobi, December 2020 - UN-Habitat's Urban Planning and Design Lab has...

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Sida’s work for Gender Equality

WHY THIS TOOL? This tool is developed as a support to Sida and Swedish embassy staff in their work. The tool gives an introduction to gender equality and women’s and girls’ empowerment, why it is...

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Humanitarian-Development- Peace Nexus

Description: While the world has seen a global decline in extreme poverty over the last decades, poverty is increasingly concentrated to situations affected by armed conflicts, fragility and complex...

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Gender Equality Policy Marker - November 2020

The Gender Equality Policy Marker is used by Sida and other OECD-DAC members to provide a measure of aid allocated in support of gender equality.

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Portfolio Overview 2019: Peace and Security

Armed conflict constitutes one of the main obstacles to sustainable development. Violent conflict causes human suffering and hinders pathways out of poverty. According to OECD 76,5 % of the world’s...

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Portfolio Overview 2019: Education

Description: Education plays a fundamental role in human, social and economic development. Investments in good quality education, especially in the education of girls, are of fundamental importance...

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Portfolio Overview 2019: Water and Sanitation

Description: Access to safe drinking water and sanitation is crucial, not only for people’s health and wellbeing, but also for poverty reduction and economic development. Sweden promotes efficient,...

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Portfolio Overview 2019: Food Security and Agriculture

Description: Poverty and hunger are closely linked. It is estimated that more than 820 million people still suffer from hunger in the world, a number that continues to increase. Sustainable...

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Sida’s support to United Nations Organisations

In 2019, United Nations (UN) organisations together received SEK 8.7 billion from Sida, a third of Sida’s overall development cooperation budget. Sida’s cooperation with the UN organisations has...

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