5
Gender Equality
Sustainable Development Goal

5 Gender Equality

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

Gender equality is a key component of social responsibility, and the empowerment of women and their equality in society is underlined in ISO 26000, Guidance on social responsibility.

This standard aims to eliminate bias and promote parity through recommending that organizations have a balanced mix of men and women in governing structures and management, ensure both sexes are treated equally when it comes to recruitment, career opportunities and pay, and make sure the needs of men and women are given equal consideration in company decisions and activities.

In addition, ISO aims to encourage equal representation in standardization, to strengthen the participation of women in the development of ISO International Standards and to make them more relevant to women around the world.

For this reason, ISO has recently joined the International Gender Champions – a leadership network working to advance gender parity in executive management.

 

Sergio Mujica

This year’s International Women’s Day comes at a time of an unprecedented global movement for women’s rights and equality. It’s in this context that I would like to announce my commitment to join the @INTGenderChamps.

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46 standards contributing to SDG 5

Standard and/or project Sector TC
ISO/CD 10845-1 [Under development]
Construction procurement -- Part 1: Processes, methods and procedures
Building and construction ISO/TC 59/SC 18
ISO 10845-5:2011
Construction procurement -- Part 5: Participation of targeted enterprises in contracts
Building and construction ISO/TC 59/SC 18
ISO 10845-6:2011
Construction procurement -- Part 6: Participation of targeted partners in joint ventures in contracts
Building and construction ISO/TC 59/SC 18
ISO 10845-7:2011
Construction procurement -- Part 7: Participation of local enterprises and labour in contracts
Building and construction ISO/TC 59/SC 18
ISO 10845-8:2011
Construction procurement -- Part 8: Participation of targeted labour in contracts
Building and construction ISO/TC 59/SC 18
ISO 16075-1:2015
Guidelines for treated wastewater use for irrigation projects -- Part 1: The basis of a reuse project for irrigation
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 16075-2:2015
Guidelines for treated wastewater use for irrigation projects -- Part 2: Development of the project
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 16075-3:2015
Guidelines for treated wastewater use for irrigation projects -- Part 3: Components of a reuse project for irrigation
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 16075-4:2016
Guidelines for treated wastewater use for irrigation projects -- Part 4: Monitoring
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 20121:2012
Event sustainability management systems -- Requirements with guidance for use
ISO/TMBG
ISO 20400:2017
Sustainable procurement -- Guidance
ISO/TMBG
ISO 20419:2018
Treated wastewater reuse for irrigation -- Guidelines for the adaptation of irrigation systems and practices to treated wastewater
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 20426:2018
Guidelines for health risk assessment and management for non-potable water reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO 20468-1:2018
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 1: General
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/PRF 20468-2 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 2: Methodology to evaluate performance of treatment systems on the basis of greenhouse gas emissions
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/DIS 20468-3 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 3: Ozone treatment technology
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/CD 20468-4 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 4: UV Disinfection
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/CD 20468-5 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 5: Membrane filtration
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/CD 20468-6 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 6: Ion exchange technology
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/CD 20468-7 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 7: Advanced Oxidation Processes
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO 20469:2018
Guidelines for water quality grade classification for water reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO 20670:2018
Water reuse -- Vocabulary
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282
ISO 20760-1:2018
Water reuse in urban areas -- Guidelines for centralized water reuse system -- Part 1: Design principle of a centralized water reuse system
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO 20760-2:2017
Water reuse in urban areas -- Guidelines for centralized water reuse system -- Part 2: Management of a centralized water reuse system
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO 20761:2018
Water reuse in urban areas -- Guidelines for water reuse safety evaluation -- Assessment parameters and methods
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO 21939-1 [Under development]
A method to calculate and express energy consumption of industrial wastewater treatment for the purpose of water reuse -- Part 1: Biological processes
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/AWI 22238 [Under development]
Water reuse -- A guideline to wastewater disinfection and equivalent treatments
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO/DIS 22447 [Under development]
Industrial wastewater classification
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/DIS 22449-1 [Under development]
Use of reclaimed water in industrial cooling systems -- Part 1: Technical guidelines
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/DIS 22449-2 [Under development]
Use of reclaimed water in industrial cooling systems -- Part 2: Guidelines for cost analysis
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO 22519 [Under development]
Purified water and water for injection pretreatment and production systems
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282
ISO/DIS 22524 [Under development]
Pilot plan for industrial wastewater treatment facilities in the objective of reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/CD 23043 [Under development]
Evaluation of industrial wastewater treatment technologies for reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/CD 23044 [Under development]
Guidelines for softening and desalination of industrial wastewater for reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/CD 23056 [Under development]
Water reuse in urban areas - Guidelines for decentralized/onsite water reuse system·-· Design principle of a decentralized/onsite system
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO/CD 23070 [Under development]
Water Reuse in Urban Areas --Guidelines for reclaimed water treatment -- Design principle of a RO desalination system of municipal wastewater
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO 24521:2016
Activities relating to drinking water and wastewater services -- Guidelines for the management of basic on-site domestic wastewater services
Services ISO/TC 224
ISO 25841:2017
Female condoms -- Requirements and test methods
Health, medicine and laboratory equipment ISO/TC 157
ISO 26000:2010
Guidance on social responsibility
ISO/TMBG
ISO/DTS 26030 [Under development]
Social responsibility and sustainable development -- Guidance on using ISO 26000:2010 in the food chain
Food and agriculture ISO/TC 34
ISO 30500:2018
Non-sewered sanitation systems -- Prefabricated integrated treatment units -- General safety and performance requirements for design and testing
ISO/TMBG
ISO 37101:2016
Sustainable development in communities -- Management system for sustainable development -- Requirements with guidance for use
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268
ISO 37120:2018
Sustainable cities and communities -- Indicators for city services and quality of life
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268
ISO 37122:2019
Sustainable cities and communities -- Indicators for smart cities
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268
ISO/DIS 37123 [Under development]
Sustainable cities and communities -- Indicators for resilient cities
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268
ISO 45001:2018
Occupational health and safety management systems -- Requirements with guidance for use
Security, safety and risk ISO/TC 283