Brazilian celebrity same-sex wedding video premiered at UN
Impressive drop in maternal mortality rates
Concern at “never-ending flow” of vulnerable EU arrivals
Culture of “denial and silence” around sexual violence must be broken
Women living longer but still face serious challenges worldwide
Landmark resolution on women, peace and security turns 15
We feel forgotten, say Yazidis battling sex-slavery
The important linkages between gender issues and climate change are being emphasized as world leaders prepare to endorse a new, universal climate change agreement at the end of the year.
Peer education and social media strategies to prevent violence against women and girls are being adopted in China by the UN agency that deals with gender issues, UN Women.
A growing number of women infected with HIV are receiving treatment, but cultural and economic obstacles make staying on it a challenge, according to a new study sponsored by UN Women, the United Nations agency that deals with gender issues.