Gender Equality

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls



End all forms of discrimination against all women and girls everywhere


Eliminate all forms of violence against all women and girls in public and private spheres, including trafficking and sexual and other types of exploitation


Eliminate all harmful practices, such as child, early and forced marriage and female genital mutilations


Recognise and value unpaid care and domestic work through the provision of public services, infrastructure and social protection policies, and the promotion of shared responsibility within the household and the family as nationally appropriate


Ensure women’s full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic, and public life


Ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights as agreed in accordance with the Program of Action of the ICPD and the Beijing Platform for Action and the outcome documents of their review conferences


Undertake reforms to give women equal rights to economic resources, as well as access to ownership and control over land and other forms of property, financial services, inheritance, and natural resources in accordance with national laws


Enhance the use of enabling technologies, in particular ICT, to promote women’s empowerment

related projects

SDG National Forum by Fatouma TOURE
Adult literacy schools in PNG by Anglican Board of Mission
Achieving gender balance in water utilities by Water Services Association of Australia (WSAA)
Tackling sex and gender disparities to improve health outcom... by The George Institute for Global Health
Delivering sustainable development through infrastructure by Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia (ISCA)
We’re all in this Together by Healthy Cities Illawarra (HCI) and University of Wollongong (UOW)
Day At The Zoo by City West Water
Conscious Business Learning Lab and the Impact Canvas by Barasa Consulting Group Pty Ltd
Wanzauni Livelihoods Improvement Project by Anglican Board of Mission
Economic empowerment for women in Tanzania by Australian Volunteers program
SDG Toolkit for Systems Thinking and Collaborative Approache... by Australian Council for International Development
Women in MBA (WiMBA) by Sydney Business School, University of Wollongong
Business & Sustainability Forum Series by United Nations Association of Australia (WA)
ICT for Social Impact Project in India by Swinburne Business School
The Individual Deprivation Measure Global Program by Individual Deprivation Measure
My Blue Sky by Anti-Slavery Australia
Transforming Australia: SDG Progress Report by National Sustainable Development Council
Start-Smart Financial Education by Commonwealth Bank
Financial Inclusion Action Plan by Good Shepherd Microfinance
Gender Equity Accredited Training Project by Women's Health Victoria
creating the capacity for people to invest space with meanin... by Place Agency at the University of Melbourne
Global goals for local communities by Water Services Association of Australia (WSAA)
Clean energy and micro infrastructure for rural villages in ... by Village Infrastructure Angels Australia
ChildFund Pass It Back by ChildFund Australia
Promoting the Advancement of Women Everywhere by Konica Minolta Business Solutions Australia Pty Ltd
Family Violence Prevention campaign by The Shannon Company
Pathways to Politics Program for Women by University of Melbourne
Kwale Cotton Project by Business for Development

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