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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 5: Gender Equality

Organizations relating to Women

International Black Women for Wages for Housework / Est. 1975
International Research Network on Violence Against Women / Est. 1995
Sports Tourism International Council / Est. 1990
Council of Arab Ministers for Youth and Sports
Asian Women's Fund / Est. 1995
European College of Sport Science / Est. 1995
European Federation of Sporting Goods Stores
Latin and Mediterranean Group of Sport Medicine / Est. 1956
Marie Schlei Association - Assistance for Women in Africa, Asia and Latin America / Est. 1984
Women's Association for Natural Medicine Therapy / Est. 1995
Vienna NGO Committee on the Status of Women / Est. 1982
Andalusian Sports Institute
Soroptimist International of the Americas / Est. 1921
European Network of Women Elected Representatives of Local and Regional Authorities / Est. 1996
Women in Dialogue / Est. 1975
International Association of Immigrant Women
International Secretariat of Women's Charitable Rural Work
UNANIMA International / Est. 2002
Organisation of Commonwealth Caribbean Sports and Physical Education Administration
European Network on Health-Enhancing Physical Activity
Women Against Violence Europe / Est. 1994
Centre international d'échanges sportifs
Women on Waves
Pacific Women's Bureau / Est. 1982
Fellowship of the Least Coin - Global Movement of Prayer for Peace, Justice and Reconciliation / Est. 1956

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World Problems relating to Women

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Discrimination against women in politics
Discrimination against women in sports
Discrimination against women in education
Sexual harassment in the working place
Exploitation of women
Trafficking in women
Inadequate maternal and child health care
Violation of the rights of female homosexuals
Female infanticide
Female prostitution
Criminalization of abortion
Violation of women's rights
Shortage of marriageable women
Discrimination against women in the legal profession
Radical feminism
Military prostitution of women
Indecent advertising
Rape by military personnel
Diseases of female reproductive organs
Discrimination against unmarried mothers
Threatened species of Chrysolophus amherstiae
Sexual harassment by women
Threatened species of Coccinellidae
Religious discrimination against women in priesthood

Action Strategies relating to Women

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Informing about womens health hazards
Recognizing role of women in peacekeeping
Using female hormone replacement therapy
Networking women
Promoting equal partnership between men and women
Improving status of women
Increasing education for females in science
Increasing involvement of women in science and technology
Enhancing participation of women in higher education
Training women journalists
Improving access of girls to basic education
Involving women entrepreneurs in national expertise groups for sustainability
Advancing interests of women
Promoting women entrepreneurs
Improving access to fuelwood for rural women
Supporting development of women's organizations
Limiting options of women
Lightening female workload
Liberating women worker's economics
Supporting participation of women in work force
Providing services to migrating women
Integrating value of women's unpaid work in resource accounting systems
Linking religious women
Reducing discrimination against women in religion
Strengthening comprehensive health care for women

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