ESCWA Publication: E/ESCWA/ECW/2015/Technical Paper.1
Publication Type: Reports & studies
Cluster: Gender Justice, Population and Inclusive Development
Focus Area: Gender equality
Initiatives: Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action
Keywords: Arab countries, Children, Gender equality, Girls, Poverty, Statistical data, Women, Women and the environment, Women in armed conflicts, Women in development, Women in politics, Women's health, Women's rights
The Arab Consolidated Report on Progress Achieved in the implementation of the BPFA: Beijing +20
The report reviews progress achieved in the Arab region in the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, twenty years after their adoption at the Fourth World Conference on Women (September 1995). It is based on 21 national reports submitted by the following States: Algeria, Bahrain, the Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, the State of Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the Sudan, the Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, the United Arab Emirates and Yemen.