The United Nations Secretary-General established the High-Level Panel (HLP) on Women’s Economic Empowerment to bring together leaders from different constituencies — government, civil society, business and international organizations — to launch a shared global agenda that accelerates women’s economic participation and empowerment in support of implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its promise that no one will be left behind.

Latest Publications

She is a humanitarian

  • Countries: Jordan, Philippines, Global
  • Published: February 2017

Stand and Deliver: Urgent action needed on commitments made at the London Conference one year on

  • Countries: Syrian Arab Republic
  • Co-authors: CARE and 27 other agencies
  • Published: January 2017

How can humanitarian organisations encourage more women in surge?

  • Countries: Global
  • Co-authors: ActionAid, Transforming Surge Capacity
  • Published: April 2017

Social audits for local development projects: A field guide

  • Countries: Afghanistan
  • Published: January 2017

Gender & shelter: Good programming guidelines

  • Countries: Global
  • Published: November 2016