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How standards shape a gender-responsive technological transformation
8 March 2023
The future is digital, but more inclusiveness is needed. UN Women and ISO are partnering to promote a more gender-inclusive world.
Gender and climate change: what’s the connection?
14 November 2022
Women are on the frontlines of climate change and have unique knowledge and perspectives that can help address the crisis.
Defying gravity women in space
26 April 2022
As we celebrate International Girls in ICT Day (28 April), we look at how access to STEM education empowers the next generation of women.
Empowering women today for a sustainable tomorrow
8 March 2022
On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2022, we explore the link between gender and climate change. Here, we spotlight the role of standards.
ISO raises the standard on gender equality
8 December 2021
In a world designed by men, ISO has taken a big step towards gender equality and is making progress on SDG 5 with its far-reaching Gender Action Plan.
The secret to SDG success
13 October 2021
UN Geneva Director-General shares her perspectives.
Innovation | Society
“If you have a dream, go for it,” says former NASA astronaut to all women
8 October 2021
This year, the United Nations World Space Week 2021 is celebrating “women in space”, and dreaming big is what it’s all about.
Society | Economy
Celebrating International Women’s Day
8 March 2021
ISO leads way with guidance to advance women’s entrepreneurship.
Economy | Society
An interview with ISO President-elect
5 March 2021
On the occasion of International Women’s Day, ISO takes the opportunity to recognize our most senior female figure and highly successful international business leader.
Women in science
11 February 2021
Furthering gender equality in standardization on the International Day of Women and Girls in Science.
UNECE gender declaration: one year on
14 May 2020
It’s been a year since ISO signed the UNECE Declaration on Gender Responsive Standards. Since then, we’ve worked hard to meet our commitment to achieving gender equality.
Society | Economy
ISO brings gender to the forefront on International Women’s Day
6 March 2020
Sunday 8 March is International Women’s Day. In the spirit of celebrating the next generation of women and girl leaders, the United Nations’ theme is “I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights”. …
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