Reshaping Trade through Women's Economic Empowerment

An online essay series by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) of Canada to remove barriers to women’s participation in trade.

How can we make equal pay for women and men a reality?

On average, women in the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) region earn only 81.8 cents for every euro men make. At the current rate, over 100 years will be needed to close the gap.

IGC Trade Impact Working Group: Call for Good Practices

Following the adoption of the Buenos Aires Declaration on Women and Trade in December 2017, the IGC Trade Impact Group calls on WTO Members and Observers to share good practices

Empowering women and girls when tackling drugs and crime

UNODC, United Nations in Vienna launch new gender equality strategy

A successful International Women's Week !

What happened during Women's Week? Short recap and highlights.

Blog by Gender Champion Christian Dussey: Leveraging diversity and leading inclusively

GCSP Director and International Gender Champion, Ambassador Christian Dussey, highlights gender parity during Women's Week

What you were never told about the UN Charter: Latin American women fought hard for references to gender equality

Learn how Latin American women have contributed to gender equality in the UN Charter and re-discover History!

International Gender Champions 2017 Annual Report is out

Find out what the International Gender Champions have achieved in 2017!

Joint Declaration on Women and Trade: A Milestone towards the Economic Empowerment of Women

Over the next two years to support the implementation of the Declaration, a series of six seminars will be held.

International Women's Week is coming up soon!

International Women's Week will take place from 5 to 9 March 2018: share your events with us!

IGC Trade Impact Group presents Declaration to IPU Parliamentary Conference at WTO Ministerial in Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires Declaration on Women and Trade will provide key guidance for parliaments to deliver on the financial inclusion of women

Buenos Aires Declaration on Women and Trade announced at WTO Ministerial Conference

More than 110 WTO members meeting in Argentina voluntarily commit themselves to work towards greater inclusion of women in trade following an initiative of the IGC Trade Impact Group.