UN Gender Focus

UN Gender Focus: economic empowerment, women rights and “sex education” for girls and boys

Women’s economic empowerment is “uniquely important”: UN chief

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UN Gender Focus Special: LGBT

Caleb Orozco’s story of survival

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UN Gender Focus: indigenous women, domestic workers and fashion industry

Film gives voice to indigenous Mohawk women in New York City

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UN Gender Focus Special: Syria

The women of Syria: the “backbone” of peace and reconciliation in the war-torn country, and a “glimmer of hope” in a flailing peace process.

Then, we’ll hear the story of a Syrian refugee mother who fled the city of Aleppo with her family.

Presenter: Jocelyne Sambira

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UN Gender Focus: access to water, burkini ban and gender inequality in the labour market

Time wasted collecting water a “double whammy” for women and girls

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