Make Parity a Reality: Field-Specific Enabling Environment Guidelines

Authored by: Katja Pehrman, Shinobu Sasaki, Minna Nurminen et al.

Categories: Human Rights, Peace Support Operations, The Field of Women, Peace and Security
Sub-Categories: Democratization and Political Participation, Peacekeeping, Peacemaking, Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV), Sexual and Reproductive Health
Region: No Region
Year: 2021
Citation: Pehrman, Katja et al. "Make Parity a Reality: Field-Specific Enabling Environment Guidelines." The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. January 2021.

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Executive Summary

These field-specific enabling environment guidelines provide tailored guidance for personnel in the field, especially in mission settings, to help increase the representation of women and accelerate efforts to reach gender parity in the UN system. The guidelines support the implementation of the UN Secretary-General’s system-wide strategy on gender parity and complement the enabling environment guidelines for the UN system and its supplementary guidance.