UN Gender Focus

South Sudan’s women “want peace”

Women in South Sudan are clear that they want a peaceful future for themselves and their children, according to a senior UN official who recently visited the country.

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UN Gender Focus: women police in UN missions, an interactive map and South Sudan women

Women police in UN missions, sometimes “just better communicators”

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UN Gender Focus: UN police unit, journalist in South Sudan and women in science

First all-female UN police unit leaves Liberia

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UN Gender Focus: FGM, World Radio Day and LGBT equality stamps

Malian singer could not find “place in society” following genital cutting

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UN Gender Focus: jobs for youth, human rights of indigenous women and development in Africa

Jobs plan to give young women equal access to the labour market

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