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yesterday at 14:00. Facebook
Today, we present our new Strategic Plan and our work in Somalia at the Annual Session of the Executive Board. Watch live: [ Webtv.un.org Link ]
Today we present our new Strategic Plan and our work in Somalia

Watch live: UN Women Executive Board

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UN Women
yesterday at 12:11. Facebook
UN Women
UN Women
yesterday at 12:00. Facebook
The world of work is changing for women. And they are claiming their rightful place in any industry that is of interest for them, anywhere in the world. #Planet5050
The world of work is changing for women And they are claiming
Amber Stein
Brooke Colleen
UN Women
UN Women
06/26/2017 at 12:41. Facebook
UN Women
UN Women
06/26/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
How does the drought in the Horn of Africa affect women? Read: [ Unwo.men Link ]
How does the drought in the Horn of Africa affect women Read:

In pastoral communities of Kenya, women bear the brunt of drought

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UN Women
UN Women
06/25/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
We need to raise our girls to be heroes! #Planet5050
We need to raise our girls to be heroes Planet5050
Chongbuihao Chongbuihao
Maximum Health International
UN Women
UN Women
06/24/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
Any job is a woman's job. #Planet5050
cc: UN Women Albania
Any job is a womans job Planet5050
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Lynn Marie Finch
Klaudia Golis
Anwar Mirza
UN Women
UN Women
06/23/2017 at 16:22. Facebook
We must ensure that when disasters strike, widows are included in the relief and recovery processes! [ Unwo.men Link ] #WidowsDay
We must ensure that when disasters strike widows are included in the
UN Women
UN Women
06/23/2017 at 15:09. Facebook
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UN Women
06/23/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
On #WidowsDay, catch a glimpse into the life of Nene Daouda who lost her husband in CAR during the war. She escaped to the Ngam refugee site in the Adamawa region of Cameroon. Nene's story captures the unique experiences that many women face, but she also shows us how widows shall overcome: [ Unwo.men Link ]
On WidowsDay catch a glimpse into the life of Nene Daouda who
Angela Diaz
Foroogh Daneshmand
UN Women
UN Women
06/23/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
"I became a widow nearly three years ago and have to support eight children—seven daughters and one son. I was landless with no entitlement to the crops or land where I work." See how Khateeja's life has transformed since then: [ Unwo.men Link ] #WidowsDay
I became a widow nearly three years ago and have to support

From where I stand: Khateeja Mallah

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Zee Sha
Tamara Jane Burnett
UN Women
UN Women
06/22/2017 at 21:58. Facebook
23 June is International #WidowsDay. Although accurate information is limited, it has been estimated that there are some 285 million widows around the world, with over 115 million of them living in deep poverty. Let's eliminate the different forms of discrimination and empower widows to pursue a better life! Our statement: [ Unwo.men Link ]
23 June is International WidowsDay Although accurate information is limited it has
Asad Ali Khan
Abilityindisability Initiative
UN Women
UN Women
06/22/2017 at 19:32. Facebook
"Empowerment is not telling women what they need. I like to ask them what they want and need…and they should be able to make choices." - Hadeel Al-Zoubi, 40 years old, is our Senior Camp Assistant at the Za’atari Refugee Camp in Jordan. Learn more about her work with women refugees: [ Unwo.men Link ]
Empowerment is not telling women what they need I like to ask

Finding a new normal in the Za’atari refugee camp

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Jacqueline Winstanley
UN Women
UN Women
06/22/2017 at 14:38. Facebook
#Unstereotype Alliance launched at #CannesLions!
25 companies commit to tackle gender stereotypes in advertising. Meet the champions: unwo.men/HQ5e30cNM6y
Unstereotype Alliance launched at CannesLions
Annette Mathews Mathews
Maria Cecília Ferreira
UN Women
UN Women
06/21/2017 at 22:29. Facebook
Proud to present the 3 winning design teams from Ireland, Austria and Portugal of our Young Lions Competition at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity! Thanks to all amazing participants for their fresh and creative ideas for a UN Women brand system that visually integrates all our campaigns and initiatives for gender equality.
Proud to present the 3 winning design teams from Ireland Austria and
Discounted Clothing
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UN Women
06/21/2017 at 17:20. Facebook
We are inviting nominations of outstanding initiatives that use the power of ICTs to empower women and girls for our prestigious “Equals in Tech” Awards! Find more info here: [ Unwo.men Link ] cc: ITU
We are inviting nominations of outstanding initiatives that use the power of
Zee Sha
Varsha Bhargavi
Irene Sandiford-Garner Fertur Lux
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UN Women
06/21/2017 at 12:14. Facebook
More than fifty representatives of the local and central government in Kosovo (under UNSCR 1244) overcome ethnic differences and seek solutions to fight gender-based violence. They shared best practices and key experience in their approach to violence against women and girls during the two-day conference in Pristina. The conference was organized by UN Women under the framework of the UN Kosovo...
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06/21/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
These women are embracing new lives in our women's centres in Tanzania's refugee camps: [ Unwo.men Link ] #WithRefugees
These women are embracing new lives in our womens centres in Tanzanias
Kidst Mekonnen
UN Women
UN Women
06/20/2017. Facebook
Resharing our first 360° video on World Refugee Day.
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UN Women
06/20/2017. Facebook
All girls have the right to get an education– also if they live in a refugee camp. Meet Ardo: [ Unwo.men Link ] #WithRefugees
All girls have the right to get an education also if they