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There are several training tools and resources available for gender equity.

UN SDG:Learn courses on gender equity


A great way to kickstart gender equity training is to point colleagues to these UN SDG:Learn courses.

UN SDG:Learn is a United Nations initiative that aims to bring relevant and curated learning solutions on sustainable development topics to individuals and organizations.

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I Know Gender 1-2-3: Gender Concepts to get Started; International Frameworks for Gender Equality; and Promoting Gender Equality throughout the UN System

This course provides an introduction to the concepts, international framework, and methods for working toward gender equality and women’s empowerment.

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Using Gender Statistics: A Toolkit for Training Data Users

This toolkit provides comprehensive training materials to enable gender statistics specialists to run training sessions that increase statistical literacy and awareness of the importance of gender in statistics.

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e-Toolkit on Gender Equality in Education

Strengthening capacity of UNICEF’s education staff globally in gender equality applied to education programming.

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eGovernment for Women Online Toolkit

This online platform is an innovative public resource related to the design and implementation of gender-responsive E-government institutional ecosystems in the Asia-Pacific region.

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Mainstreaming Gender in Voluntary National Reviews

This course is based on the guidelines for Mainstreaming Gender Equality in Voluntary National Reviews,, which was developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia in partnership with UN Women and the League of Arab States.

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Women’s access to justice explainer video

This video provides an introduction to key concepts around women’s access to justice from the perspective of family law. It discusses why focusing on women’s access to justice is essential in order to achieve sustainable development, and explores the various means to address the barriers which prevent women from accessing justice.

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Adolescent Girls’ Agency, Safety, and Wellbeing Playlist

Learn how to develop gender-transformative approaches and strategies that will ensure the long-term impact of your programmes.

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UNICEF Gender Equality Core Commitments for Children in Humanitarian Action Playlist with Interactive Game

UNICEF Gender Equality Core Commitments for Children in Humanitarian Action Playlist with Interactive Game
This playlist is designed to develop your understanding of how gender equality is mainstreamed across various CCCs sector commitments.

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SDG Indicator 5.a.1 – Equal tenure rights for women on agricultural land

This course has been designed to support countries in data collection, analysis and reporting for Indicator 5.a.1 “Equal tenure rights for women on agricultural land” of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (Equal tenure rights for women on agriculture).

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E-Learning on Gender Statistics (Arabic)

The e-learning aims to enhance the capacities of users and producers of statistics in general and gender statistics in particular to monitor progress towards gender equality and the empowerment of women through improved programmes and policies. The e-learning includes five self-paced modules.

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Gender Equity in Eye Health course

The Fred Hollows Foundation Gender Equity in Eye Health course examines definitions of gender, gender equality and equity in eye health.

The course also shares stories of success, where someone has been able to overcome gender inequity to achieve success.

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Gender Equity in Eye Health course

CanWaCH offers a training program on building capacity and confidence in gender transformative programming virtual for audiences.

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The Fred Hollows Foundation Gender Equity Guide

This guide, developed by The Fred Hollows Foundation, will support health system providers learn about gender equity.

The guide is aimed at facilitators of training and materials should be adapted for the local context and target audience: A Guide in How to Conduct Gender Equity Discussions with Eye Health Personnel

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Light for the World Learning Series 02: Equitable, sustainable eye care for all!

In 2021 and 2022, Light for the World implemented its first gender-focused eye health project called “Equitable, sustainable eye care for all!”. During project implementation, Light for the World and its partners in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia and Mozambique tested various approaches, strategies and activities to enhance gender equality in eye care.

The lessons learned from awareness raising and service delivery are, among others: partnering with community-based organisations, developing and sharing gender-sensitive Information and communication materials to promote eye health, ensuring the engagement of men for gender equality and understanding and accommodating the schedules and priorities of potential patients.

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Oxfam Inclusive Language Guide

The Oxfam Inclusive Language Guide is a resource to support people in our sector who have to communicate in English to think about how the way they write can subvert or inadvertently reinforce intersecting forms of inequality that we work to end.

The language recommended can support us to make choices that respectfully reflect the way people wish to be referred to.

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UN Women “I Know Gender” modules

UN Women offers nine free “I Know Gender” online modules

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Gender Mainstreaming in EU Development Cooperation resource package

Online resource from EU Gender on Gender Mainstreaming in EU Development Cooperation

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Introduction to GBA+

The Canadian Government offer Gender Based Analysis Plus online modules.

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