United Nations Population Information Network
A guide to population information on UN system web sites

United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)
   Works to ensure the participation of women in all levels of development planning and practice. It acts as a catalyst within the UN system, supporting efforts that link the needs and concerns of women to all critical issues on the national, regional and global agendas.
Progress of the World's Women
  Examines the progress of the world's women from the mid 1980s to the late 1990s. Concentrates on the economic dimensions of gender equality and women's empowerment in the context of globalisation. Assesses women's progress using a variety of indicators. Explores ways in which globalisation can be reshaped to promote the progress of poor women.