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Regional progress report on the Montevideo Strategy for implementation of the Regional Gender Agenda within the sustainable development framework by 2030

Regional progress report on the Montevideo Strategy for implementation of the Regional Gender Agenda within the sustainable development framework by 2030

The countries of Latin America and the Caribbean have made great strides towards achieving gender equality and women’s autonomy in recent years, especially on the regulatory and institutional fronts. However, although progress is undeniable and all the countries have rolled out initiatives relating to these themes, gender inequalities remain a structural feature of the region and there are still significant obstacles to the achievement of substantive equality.
Given the persistence of inequality and its strong link with the unsustainable prevailing development pattern, ECLAC has worked with Latin American and Caribbean governments to help them overcome conceptual and public policy...

NU. CEPAL December 2019
LC/CRM.14/5
58 p.; diagrs., grafs., tabls.