France used its veto right 0 times out of 2 vetoed draft resolutions in 2015.
Arms Transfer Revenue: $2013,000,000
UN Women Government Total Contribution: $1,100,000
France receives 0% due to the high difference between the Arms Transfer Revenue and UN Women Total Contribution.
Peacekeepers from France were involved in (approximately) 3 out of 106 allegations against civilian, military, police and other peacekeeping personnel in 2015.
"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 89% 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.
"France - Civil Society, Think Tanks, Academia," Donor Tracker
"Constant increase in resources for NGO initiatives," AFD
"About us," The French Coordination for the European Women’s Lobby
"United Nations – Human Rights - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (November 25, 2015)," France Diplomatie
"Events organised by the DAC Network on Gender Equality (GENDERNET)," OECD
"List of Women's Organizations," Ministry of Women's Rights
“State of Civil Society Report: 2015,”CIVICUS
"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
"The Paris Action Plan," Government of France
"Draft European Union handbook of best police practices on overcoming attrition in domestic violence cases," Council of the European Union
Military Expenditure: $50,860,000,000
The NAP does not include an allocated or an estimated budget.
Women made up 25.6% of the Parliament.
50% 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 67%.
Enrolment in primary education: 99%;
Enrolment in secondary education: 98%;
Enrolment in tertiary education: 66%.
"Global Gender Equality Constitutional Database," UN Women
"Constitution of 4 October 1958," Constitutional Counsel
"Constitutional Provisions on Women's Equality," Library of Congress
"France: Law on Violence Against Women," Library of Congress
"France and Sexual and Reproductive Health," Ministry of Gender Affairs
"France," Social Institutions and Gender Index
"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: 2015," U.S. Department of State
"The Policy on Gender Equality in France," The European Parliament
"Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons Especially Women and Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime," UNCHR
"Refugee Resettlement in France," SHARE
"France by the government of France," UNHCR
"Migrant Access to Social Security and Healthcare in France," Council of Europe
"Global Trends: Forced Displacement in 2015," UNHCR
"France: Migrants, Asylum Seekers Abused and Destitute," Human Rights Watch
"France 2015/2016," Amnesty International
"Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights (HFHR)," Asylum Information Database
"National Country Report: France," Asylum Information Database
"Female Asylum-Seekers and Refugees in France," UNHCR