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Gender Dimensions of Forced Displacement (GDFD) Research Program


How does forced displacement affect women and men differently? And how should policy and program design and implementation reflect these differences? The World Bank, with support from the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, has generated important new insights on these questions through a major program of research.

Poverty, Gender, and Displacement : A Policy Brief

The first Sustainable Development Goal to end poverty in all its forms by 2030 pledges to leave no one behind.

Forced Displacement and Violence Against Women : A Policy Brief

Over 80 million people, one percent of the globe’s population, have been forcibly displaced, the highest level on record (UNHCR 2020a).