Are we getting there? A synthesis of UN system evaluations of SDG 5



This synthesis has been an inter-agency initiative between UN Women, UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF and WFP. The synthesis drew on evaluations from 33 different UN entities. The report presents results and lessons across each of the nine SDG 5 targets. We invite you to delve into the targets that resonate most and to critically explore how the lessons can impact your work. To highlight the potential way forward, the report concludes with a set of implications for policymakers, programme implementers, donors and UN agencies that summarizes some of the key actions that can drive progress on SDG 5.

Report Details


  • United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)

Report Type

  • Synthesis of Evaluations


Completed Date

  • May 2024

Consultant Name

  • Carol Boender

Agency Focal Person

  • Ross Tanner

Agency Focal Person Email


  • 370

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Joint Evaluation

  • Yes

Pooled Funding Evaluation

  • N/A

Partner Agencies

  • United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
  • World Food Programme (WFP)


  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality