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Region:Asia Pacific Current UN Women Plan Period Afghanisthan:2018-2022
i-icon World Bank Income Classification:Low Income The World Bank classifies economies for analytical purposes into four income groups: low, lower-middle, upper-middle, and high income. For this purpose it uses gross national income (GNI) per capita data in U.S. dollars, converted from local currency using the World Bank Atlas method, which is applied to smooth exchange rate fluctuations. i-icon Least Developed Country:Yes Since 1971, the United Nations has recognized LDCs as a category of States that are deemed highly disadvantaged in their development process, for structural, historical and also geographical reasons. Three criteria are used: per capita income, human assets, and economic vulnerability. i-icon Gender Inequality Index:0.575 GII is a composite metric of gender inequality using three dimensions: reproductive health, empowerment and the labour market. A low GII value indicates low inequality between women and men, and vice-versa. i-icon Gender Development Index:0.723 GDI measures gender inequalities in achievement in three basic dimensions of human development: health, education, and command over economic resources.
i-icon Population:209,497,025 Source of population data: United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2022). World Population Prospects: The 2022 Revision Male:19,976,265 (9.5%) Female:189,520,760 (90.5%)
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OVERVIEWRESULTS & RESOURCESOUR PROGRESS
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Caribbean
5 Outcome Results
$11.90 M Planned Budget
$6.90 M Actual Budget
$5.00 M Shortfall

WHERE THE MONEY GOES IN 2022

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Governance and Participation in Public Life Total Resources: $680,026
Women’s Economic Empowerment Total Resources: $1,551,647
Ending Violence Against Women Total Resources: $484,355
Women, Peace and Security Total Resources: $287,310
[1] Revenue recognition per Management Accounts Reporting (as per Revenue Management Policy). [2] Resources shown are only allocated towards development work.
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Financial Flow in 2022

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ABOUT OUR WORK

Caribbean

The UN Women Multi-Country Office (MCO) - Caribbean located in Barbados, covers 22 countries - the CARICOM member states, Dutch Caribbean Islands and British Overseas Territories. In 2021, the final year of the UN Women four-year strategic note, the MCO Caribbean continued its technical and financial support to Governments, civil society and in partnership with UN and other development partners on (i) establishing global norms for legislation, policies and standards on gender equality; (ii) women’s income security, decent work and economic autonomy; (iii) ending violence against women and girls and (iv) humanitarian response, climate resilience and gender-responsive disaster risk reduction and preparedness. The MCO has programme presence at its main office in Barbados, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago.