UN Gender Focus

“We will not allow ourselves to be limited:” UN Gender Award winner

“One woman at a time,” the vision of gender in peacekeeping will change.

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UN Gender Focus: Cancer in people under 40, Sexual Abuse in Iraq and a UN Police Chief

Prevention and timely diagnosis needed to combat cancer in people under 40

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UN Gender Focus: Women Entrepreneurs, UN Resolution, and Women in Solomon Islands

Women entrepreneurs need opportunities,not handouts: UN official

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UN Gender Focus: Healthcare, FGM survivor, and American filmmaker Melonie Kastman

No excuse for lack of health services: UN official

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“Epidemic” of violence against women in Solomons can end

The “epidemic” of violence against women in the Solomon Islands can be stopped and the whole Pacific region is already taking “proactive steps”.

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UN Gender Focus: Reproductive health, Antigua & Barbuda, and Space for Women

Reproductive health and economic inequalities inextricably linked: UNFPA

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Engineer believes space science will smash the glass ceiling in Nigeria

Could space science and technology be the tool to demolish the “gender ceiling” in Nigeria?

That’s the belief of a woman who was involved in the design and building of four satellites launched by the West African country.

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UN Gender Focus: parental leave in Norway, space for women, women’s economic empowerment in Ghana

Parental leave is smart for the economy and helps change minds

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Parental leave is smart for the economy and helps change minds

Unequal pay and lack of paid parental leave holds women back in the world of work.

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UN Gender Focus: Rohingya women, protection of women in South Sudan and space technology

Rohingya women have  “lived through real horrors:”  UNFPA

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