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OVERVIEWRESULTS & RESOURCESOUR PROGRESSSTRATEGIC PLAN CONTRIBUTIONS
outcome WCA_D_4.3XM-DAC-41146-WCA_D_4.3

More women and girls in West and Central Africa exercise their voice, agency and leadership, including through an enabling environment that supports women’s and youth organizations working in Peace, Security, Humanitarian and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) settings.

Activity Details Resources Outcome Indicators and Results Strategic Note Outcome Progress Note Documents
Outcome details
SDG alignment
SDG Goal
Impact areas
Impact areas
Women, peace and security, humanitarian action and disaster risk reduction
Organizational outputs
Organizational outputs
Women’s voice, leadership and agency
Policy marker GENDER EQUALITY
Humanitarian scope No
UN system function Advocacy, communications and social mobilization Capacity development and technical assistance Direct support and service delivery Support functions
Outcome Description

Governance and Participation in Public Life (G &PPL)

Resources
$1.55 M Planned Budget
$224.30 K Actual Budget
$1.55 M Planned Budget
$224.30 K Actual Budget and Shortfall
$121.69 K Expenses
Funding Partners Other Resources (Non-Core)/ Funding Partners: Total Other Resources (Non-Core) $224,305
Outcome Indicator and Results Plan Period : 2022-2025
OUTCOME WCA_D_4.3

More women and girls in West and Central Africa exercise their voice, agency and leadership, including through an enabling environment that supports women’s and youth organizations working in Peace, Security, Humanitarian and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) settings.

SP_D_0.5.4
Level of influence of civil society organizations working on gender equality and women's empowerment, including women’s organizations, in key normative, policy and peace processes (CO, RO, HQ)
2022 Result 1
2022
Baseline
medium medium
2022
Milestone
- -
Result
1 1
2023
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2024
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2025
Target
- -
Result
- -
Output Indicator and Results
OUTPUT WCA_D_4.3.1

Women's peace organizations have good institutional, organizational and technical capacities in decision making bodies.

Planned Budget: $1.05 M
Actual Budget and Shortfall: $20.00 K
Expenses: $5.93 K
SP_D_0.5.a

In addition to results reported by UN Women field offices (shown here), results achieved in countries and territories through the United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence against Women (UNTF) are included in a non-duplicative manner in the global reporting on this indicator (see the Our Global Results page).

Amount of funding disbursed annually in support of civil society organizations, especially women’s organizations, working towards the achievement of gender equality and women's empowerment, through UN-Women programmes and grant-giving (CO, RO, HQ)
2022 Result 0
2022
Baseline
20% 20%
2022
Milestone
- -
Result
0 0
2023
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2024
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2025
Target
40% 40%
Result
- -
SP_D_0.5.b

UN Women reports on this indicator in a global scope, signified by "(Desk Review)" at the end of the indicator statement (see the Our Global Results page for the global result). In addition to results reported by UN Women field offices (shown here), results achieved in countries and territories through the United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence against Women (UNTF) are included in a non-duplicative manner in the global reporting on this indicator (see the Our Global Results page).

Number of advocacy initiatives with partners, to increase quality, flexible, core funding for civil society organizations working on GEWE, especially women’s organizations (Desk Review)
2022 Result -
0
Baseline
- -
2022
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2023
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2024
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2025
Target
- -
Result
- -
OUTPUT WCA_D_4.3.2

National and regional women's organizations are organized into networks and coalitions with sufficient strength to influence peace in the Sahel

Planned Budget: $1.05 M
Actual Budget and Shortfall: $0.00
Expenses: $0.00
SP_D_0.5.c
Number of dialogues, mechanisms, platforms and/or coalitions created and sustained that enable meaningful and safe participation and engagement by gender equality advocates and civil society organizations working on gender equality and women's empowerment, especially women’s organizations, in decision-making (CO, RO, HQ)
2022 Result 6
2022
Baseline
1 1
2022
Milestone
3 3
Result
6 6
2023
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2024
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2025
Target
- -
Result
- -
OUTPUT WCA_D_4.3.3

Women, in particular local community women, strengthened their capacities to actively contribute to mediation, prevention and conflict resolution in the Liptako Gurma region

Planned Budget: $178.41 K
Actual Budget and Shortfall: $164.38 K
Expenses: $25.43 K
SP_D_0.7.h
Number of Peacebuilding processes inclusive of young women supported by UN Women / UNFPA (CO)
2022 Result 1
0
Baseline
- -
2022
Milestone
- -
Result
1 1
2023
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2024
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2025
Target
- -
Result
- -
OUTPUT WCA_D_4.3.4

Women's organizations from the Sahel region increased capacities on DRR and influence DRR plans and processes.

Planned Budget: $932.58 K
Actual Budget and Shortfall: $264.23 K
Expenses: $212.02 K
SP_D_0.4.c

In addition to results reported by UN Women field offices (shown here), results achieved in countries and territories through the United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence against Women (UNTF) are included in a non-duplicative manner in the global reporting on this indicator (see the Our Global Results page).

Number of women’s organizations with increased capacities to deliver and/or monitor the quality of services, resources and goods for women in humanitarian and development settings (CO, HQ)
2022 Result 2
2022
Baseline
10 10
2022
Milestone
- -
Result
2 2
2023
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2024
Milestone
- -
Result
- -
2025
Target
20 20
Result
- -
Strategic Note Outcome Progress Note Showing data of : 2022

More women and girls in West and Central Africa exercise their voice, agency and leadership, including through an enabling environment that supports women’s and youth organizations working in Peace, Security, Humanitarian and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) settings.

The Regional office continued to provide technical support and expertise to 3 regional organizations working on WPS namely: REPSFECO, Platform of women from the G5Sahel region and ROAJELF. An expert was temporary deployed for 6 months to the Platform of women of the G5Sahel region. This organization also received equipment for the operationalization of its regional office based in Mauritania. WCARO continued to support them to organize some advocacy initiatives and for the mobilization of resources. An annual meeting of the Group of women and Youth for peace and security in West Africa and the Sahel was organized in Liberia and the focus was on resource mobilization. Participants were trained on proposal development and resource mobilization. A global program on capacity building of women's organizations for peace was approved and financed by Nethelands for a total budget of USD 10 million . UNWOMEN built the capacities of a group of 45 young women and Girls in Chad . They were trained during a whole week on leadership, WPS agenda and diffrent themes related to GEWE. They have set up a very dynamic national network REJEFT and it has started to advocate for a better protection of young women's rights and their participation in different peace processes. A regional training on " Gender and Disaster Risk reduction, climate change and risk informed development was held in Dakar from 7 to 11 November. There was a total of 35 participants including 31 women and 4 men from 6 francophone countries of the Sahel region. They have built their capacities on integrating gender into national DRR strategies. A group of focal points for different countries have been set up and they will develop plans and projects to improve women's participation in DRR and climate change processes. In the case of humanitarian action indeed women and girls voice and influenced has improved and adquired more visibility due the support and active participation of UN Women in the Humanitarian cycle, Humanitarian Country Team and humanitarian reponses including decision making process, this is related to the new UN WOmen IASC membership and reactivation of regional GiHA network at regional level.
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