Every Woman Every Child
03/24/2017 at 13:02. Facebook
It's World Tuberculosis (#TB) Day!

• #DYK TB doesn't discriminate? It's transmitted by air & can affect anyone.
• #TB is 1 of the top 10 causes of death worldwide—the world's top infectious disease killer—claims 5K lives each day & 30K people fall ill w/ TB every day. It strikes the world’s poorest & most marginalized people hardest.
• Ending the #TB epidemic by 2030 is among the health...
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Every Woman Every Child
03/22/2017 at 12:30. Facebook
Today is #WorldWaterDay!

Water is a limited resource for which global demand is growing. We need to reduce and reuse wastewater. By
exploiting this valuable resource, we will make the water cycle work better for every living thing.

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Every Woman Every Child
03/20/2017 at 14:54. Facebook
Today #EWECisME celebrates #InternationalDayOfHappiness! What is happiness to YOU?

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ATTN: Tomorrow's #EWECisME high-level event is CANCELLED due to inclement weather. #CSW61
To mark International Women’s Day, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie - along with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau - today announced an investment of 650$ million over three years in funding for sexual and reproductive health and rights.

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We're celebrating the empowerment of women & girls!

TODAY @ 2pmET—It's a Twitter chat & you're invited! See how @girlup, @UN_EWEC & @KuponaFdn are celebrating women & girls on International #WomensDay!

#GlobalMoms #IWD2017 #EWECisME
TODAY is International #WomensDay! What's it all about? Here's what you need to know about women in the changing world of work:

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#IWD2017 #EWECisME
TODAY @ 11amET—#WomenInspire Twitter Rally: Share your stories, photos, videos & more of women♀delivering on front lines of care! #EWECisME
TODAY is World Birth Defects Day!

Let’s spread the word—every child born w/ a birth defect has the right to have a full & happy life!

#DYK: Birth defects affect 3-6% of infants worldwide. It’s a major cause of death/disability. Lend your voice! #WorldBDDay #EWECisME

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TODAY at 10 a.m. EST—#EWECEverywhere Panel on how to keep women, children & adolescents at the heart❤ of climate & health discussions!
FOLLOW the panel as it happens via Twitter (@UN_EWEC) as we live-tweet the discussion! #EWECisME

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Gathering Storm: Women’s, Children’s & Adolescents’ Health in Climate-Induced Humanitarian Settings

TODAY is International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation #FGM.
2017 theme: "Building a solid and interactive bridge between Africa and the world to accelerate ending FGM by 2030"

FGM reflects deep-rooted inequality between the sexes, and constitutes an extreme form of discrimination against women and girls. The practice also violates their rights to health, security and...
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Today is #WorldCancerDay! Help us spread the message that #WeCanICan take action to help prevent & fight #cancer: bit.ly/WCD2017

Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the world, particularly in developing countries.
Together, we can change that. #EWECisME
WATCH LIVE TODAY @ 9AM EST>> [ Webtv.un.org Link ]
Join us & ask presenters question on Twitter using #EWECYouth!

EVENT—Youth Marketplace on Social Innovations for Health & Wellbeing: Implementing the #SDGs

An event at the ECOSOC Youth Forum by the Office of the President of the General Assembly in participation with Every Woman Every Child.

Learn more: [ Bit.ly Link ] #Youth2030
WATCH LIVE! @ 9AM EST on 31 January

EVENT—Youth Marketplace on Social Innovations for Health & Wellbeing: Implementing the #SDGs

An event at the ECOSOC Youth Forum by the Office of the President of the General Assembly in participation with Every Woman Every Child.

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#EWECYouth #Youth2030
BLOG: Why USAID - US Agency for International Development partners w/ #EWECisME in our mission and is firmly committed to helping women & children around the world #survive & #thrive.

Together, we can #transform lives of women and children around the world, creating happier, healthier, and more prosperous societies.
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Every Woman Every Child: Transforming the Lives of Women and Children

We welcome the UN Secretary-General, Mr. António Guterres, & join him in his call to action, highlighting: “all that we strive for as a human family—dignity and hope, progress and prosperity—depends on peace.”

We are inspired to redouble our efforts—w/ partners around the globe—w/ renewed hope that the most vulnerable among us won’t be left behind. #EWECisME

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Health & Peace

En el Global Gender Gap 2016 del Foro Económico Mundial (FEM) destaca un dato positivo: la brecha de género en educación podría cerrarse en 10 años.

Y, como afirma Nana Taona Kuo, directora del programa de la ONU Every Woman Every Child, "la medida más efectiva para la igualdad es la #educación. Completar el ciclo formativo supone un cambio radical para las mujeres. Les abre una puerta de...
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Diez asignaturas pendientes para la mujer en 2017

As 2016 draws to a close, we reflect on the defining moments of the Every Woman Every Child movement and look ahead to a new year. We are particularly grateful to UN Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, who has been a champion of this cause from the very beginning: [ Youtu.be Link ]. Let’s continue working to achieve sustainable development for all!

Thank you UN Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, from Every Woman Every Child

Thank you, UN Secretary-General Mr. Ban Ki-moon! We are so grateful that you share our belief that every woman, every child and every adolescent, everywhere ...