Gender Equality

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

Gender bias is undermining our social fabric and devalues all of us. It is not just a human rights issue; it is a tremendous waste of the world’s human potential. By denying women equal rights, we deny half the population a chance to live life at its fullest. Political, economic and social equality for women will benefit all the world’s citizens. Together we can eradicate prejudice and work for equal rights and respect for all.

Goal 5 in action

To achieve gender equality, we all have to take action. Get inspired here:

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Wiki Loves SDGs: A Community of Global Goals Factivists

It goes without saying that 2020 has halted our plans. From key events such as the World Oceans Summit, Generation Equality as well as the UN Climate Change Conference (C

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Become a Factivist

This has been a year like no other. As Arundhati Roy said, COVID-19 has ‘made the mighty kneel and brought the world to a halt’ but we have a chance to turn it around.

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Activism Actually…is all around

This year Cannes Lions Festival of creativity moved entirely online, becoming LIONS LIVE. LIONS LIVE was aimed at anyone in the global creative community who believes in

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The Targets

Everyone can help to make sure that we meet the Global Goals. Use these nine targets to create action for gender equality.

Get involved

Together we can achieve gender equality together. Here you can see what you can do to contribute. Find organizations to support, information to share and some useful tips for your everyday life that can really make a difference.