It’s Time to Make Bold Commitments to Gender Data

Topic: Using Gender Data
Type: Knowledge Brief
Author: data Date: June 2021

If there were ever a moment for big, bold, and catalytic commitments to gender equality, this is it.

In the lead-up to the Generation Equality Forum, we’re calling on governments, philanthropies and bilateral donors, civil society, and the private sector to make meaningful and measurable gender data commitments to accelerate global gender equality.

We know that more and better data leads to equitable, gender-informed policy—and that more effective policy produces better results for countries, economies, and communities all over the world.

This brief outlines the essential components of a strong gender data commitment and provides sector-specific recommendations for developing and strengthening those commitments in tandem with other global stakeholders.

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