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04/28/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
These indigenous women say NO to violence against women. Let their voices be heard! [ Unwo.men Link ] #WeAreIndigenous #UNFPII16
These indigenous women say NO to violence against women Let their voices

Indigenous women take to radio to say, ‘no more violence’ in Nicaragua

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04/28/2017 at 08:00. Facebook
On World Day for Safety and Health at Work, let's pay tribute to women and men in trade unions who fight for our well-being and dignity at work.
On World Day for Safety and Health at Work lets pay tribute

Women organizing

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04/28/2017 at 04:43. Facebook
Today, is World Day for Safety and Health at Work. Sexual harassment at work is a major threat to women's safety every day. But only 114 countries have some form of legal protection from sexual harassment in employment. We need good laws in all countries. And we need to make sure the laws are put into practice effectively. Share if you agree!
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Casar Jacobson fights for the rights of women with disabilities. She believes technology sees skills before gender or disability. Learn why: [ Unwo.men Link ] #GirlsinICT #FromWhereIStand
Casar Jacobson fights for the rights of women with disabilities She believes
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There was only one computer lab in the cultural centre. Nonetheless, she taught girls how to code. Read and share Shurouq's story on #GirlsinICT Day: [ Unwo.men Link ]
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We need to champion women and girls in information and communication technology. Read our statement on #GirlsinICT Day: [ Unwo.men Link ]
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On #GirlsinICT Day, we celebrate girls like Lamija. She is only 15 years old and has already mastered the basics of web coding. Do you know girls and young women like her? Share this post with them and let them know they are role models!
On GirlsinICT Day we celebrate girls like Lamija She is only 15
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A 28-year-old software engineer Agerlke Balgabekova from Kazakhstan is building her career in the fast-growing Information Technology industry thanks to support of her parents and her husband, who shares the household chores. And now she is training other girls in ICT to help them find their place in the digital workplace. Happy #GirlsinICT day to you all!

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"Girls need to learn that they have an equal place in the future." Happy #GirlsinICT day to you all!
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04/26/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Oralia is a successful indigenous beekeeper from Guatemala. She proves: If women are given a real chance, they thrive. [ Unwo.men Link ] #WeAreIndigenous #UNFPII16 #FromWhereIStand
Oralia is a successful indigenous beekeeper from Guatemala She proves If women
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04/26/2017 at 14:36. Facebook
How can we end violence against women? "We need to change perceptions, but at the same time, we need justice," says Ani JIlozan, 31, Research and Data Specialist at the Women’s Support Center in Armenia. Learn more: [ Unwo.men Link ]
How can we end violence against women We need to change perceptions

“Ultimately, this violence stems from patriarchy”

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04/26/2017 at 12:27. Facebook
There is no excuse for shrinking women's democratic spaces. [ Unwomen.org Link ] #UNSCR1325
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04/25/2017 at 16:19. Facebook
On #WorldMalariaDay, let's work to close the gap in preventative care so that pregnant women receive the resources they need. [ Unwo.men Link ]
On WorldMalariaDay lets work to close the gap in preventative care so

Sustainable Development Goal 3: Good health and well-being

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04/25/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
We are proud to share with you a series of short films by incredible young filmmakers who participated in the #CSW61 conference. Check out the first one by South African LBTI activist, writer and filmmaker Sandisiwe Dlamini now! More info: [ Unwo.men Link ]
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04/25/2017 at 12:51. Facebook
This #OrangeDay, UN Women highlights the issue of violence indigenous women and girls. Indigenous women face many forms of discrimination and violence in different aspects of their lives, both as women and as indigenous people. This publication, Breaking the Silence on Violence against Indigenous Girls, Adolescents and Young Women will guide you with more details. See more: [ Bit.ly Link...
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04/25/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
She experienced child labour and violence. Today, she is a community leader defending the rights of indigenous women: [ Unwo.men Link ] #WeAreIndigenous #UNFPII16
She experienced child labour and violence Today she is a community leader

From child labourer to women’s rights defender

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04/25/2017 at 07:00. Facebook
After the Nepal earth quake on 25 April 2015, Maali Gurung was trapped under rubble for days. She had almost given up hope. This is her story of healing and rebuilding:
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After the Nepal earth quake on 25 April 2015 Maali Gurung was
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04/25/2017 at 05:01. Facebook
Two years ago, on 25 April 2015, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake devastated Nepal. We help women heal and rebuild. You can help too. donate.unwomen.org
Two years ago on 25 April 2015 a 78magnitude earthquake devastated Nepal
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04/24/2017 at 15:07. Facebook
#MondayMotivation #GoodMorning #Pakistan
#GlobalGoals #SDG4 #SDG5

Pakistan has the largest cohort of young people in its history.

The voice of our youth, if properly educated, valued, and recognized, has transformative potential for promoting gender equality towards economic progress, political participation, environmental stewardship and social inclusion.

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