France used its veto right 0 times out of 2 vetoed draft resolutions in 2014.
Arms Transfer Revenue: $1,734,000,000
UN Women Government Total Contribution: $2,700,000
France receives 35% due to the high difference between the Arms Transfer Revenue and UN Women Total Contribution.
Peacekeepers from France were involved in (approximately) 10 out of 69 allegations against civilian, military, police and other peacekeeping personnel.
"Meeting Records," United Nations Security Council
"Allegations by Category of Personnel Per Year (Sexual Exploitation and Abuse)," United Nations Conduct and Discipline Unit
"Timeline of UN Peacekeeper Sexual Abuse Cases," Child Rights International Network
"French soldiers accused of raping CAR children," AlJazeera
Governmental support for women's civil society:
- Engagement in joint government/NGO efforts: Yes
- Funding provided by the government: Yes
France receives 85% because:
Even though the government is engaged in collaboration with women's civil society, financial support to women's organisations is inadequate, the number of projects on the Women, Peace and Security agenda in existence is low, and the civil society's influence on governmental decision-making is low.
"National Action Plan For France: Implementation of the 'Women, Peace and Security' resolutions of the United Nations Security Council," WILPF/PeaceWomen
Valasek, Kristin, Agneta M. Johannsen, Megan Bastick. "Gender and Security," UN Women
"Draft European Union handbook of best police practices on overcoming attrition in domestic violence cases," Council of the European Union
Military Expenditure: $63,614,000,000
The NAP does not include an allocated or an estimated budget.
Women made up 24.35% of the Parliament.
49% of ministerial positions were held by women.
17.9% of law enforcement positions were held by women.
**Note: Data is available for 2010.
64.2% of judges in France were women.
Women's labour participation rate was 66%.
Enrolment in primary education: 99%;
Enrolment in secondary education: 98%;
Enrolment in tertiary education: 65%.
"The current situation of gender equality in France – Country Profile 2013," The European Commission
"Does the constitution take at least one approach to gender equality?," World Policy Center
"Global Gender Equality Constitutional Database," UN Women
"Constitution of 4 October 1958," Constitutional Counsel
"France: Law on Violence Against Women," Library of Congress
"Report concerning the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings by France." GRETA: Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings & Council of Europe
"Trafficking in Persons Report: 2014," U.S. Department of State
"Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons Especially Women and Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime," UNCHR