Focus area
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Publications
Culture & disability, policies and practices in Asia and Europe

ASEF publishes a report that gives an overview on how both continents manage the accessibility of culture for disabled people

Projects and Programmes
Diversity champions in higher education systems in the US

Discover concrete initiatives led in higher education systems in the US where diversity and inclusion represent core values.


By either developping campus communities or academic programs, get to know some of the diversity champions selected by the media 'Insight Into Diversity' and how they transformed the educational opportunities while building more inclusive environments.

Publications
Including gender equality in the curriculum: discover the Gender Responsive Pedagogy of FAWE!

The model trains teachers to be more gender aware and equips them with the skills to understand and address the specific learning needs of both sexes. It develops teaching practices that engender equal treatment and participation of girls and boys in the classroom and in the wider school community.

Arts
Opening the dialogue under a common concern: waste

Discover 'Khadra', a short documentary that follows four women in Tripoli, Lebanon, who are using recycling to transform and bring together the city’s Alawite and Sunni communities after the Syrian conflict reignited tensions and hundreds of people were killed in violent clashes.
The film will follow the women on their journey to form a recycling partnership between neighbourhoods with a history of extreme tension and violence.

Projects and Programmes
Enhancing energy based livelihoods for women micro entrepreneurs

This gender equality case study presents the contributions of the ADB-India project in providing 24-hour power supply to rural households in Madhya Pradesh and how it has opened opportunities for women entrepreneurs in the energy sector.

Projects and Programmes
Civic engagement for an inclusive Barcelona

Barcelona city hall has built a dynamic map of all the local initiatives encouraging the construction of a more inclusive city: explore on the map a fantastic volume of concrete actions undertaken to fight for the rights of various communities

Projects and Programmes
How is higher education supporting refugees in Europe - Good practices

Discover a great variety of inclusive initiatives in higher education environments across Europe, supporting refugees in multiple dimensions: whether it deals with online learning, employment opportunities, financial support or recognition, the academic world is committing to support refugees in very concrete ways!

Publications
Women’s Safety Audit: What Works and Where?

Women’s Safety Audit: What Works and Where? is an international comparative assessment that provides relevant information for the implementation of future safety audits, and aims to fill a current void. Results are also intended to influence the development of a set of guidelines for local authorities to refer to when considering the use of the women’s safety audit tool. This report examines best practices, local adaptations, positive and negative outcomes and suggestions for future use of the women’s safety audit tool based on a review of the literature as well as surveys and interviews with organizations around the world that have used the tool.

This publication is a tool that enables a critical evaluation of the urban environment while detailing practices that work to build safer environments.

 

Publications
Gender stereotypes and advertising: take action to break down stereotypes!

Ads represent one major source of gender stereotypes as too many creatives spread misleading and offensive messages when it comes to gender equality. Check out the new report of ASA (Advertising Standards Authority), UK’s independent regulator of advertising across all media, raising awareness on the responsability of the advertising industry to stand up for gender equality.

Projects and Programmes
Implementing gender equality with checklists

Sector gender checklists have been prepared to give concrete recommendations to properly address gender issues in the design of projects across different sectors. They provide a “how to” integrate gender equality and women’s empowerment objectives in a range of sectors, from energy to transport, going by urban development, health and many others.