UN Gender Focus

UN Gender – Year Ahead 2016

Value of women’s unpaid work deserves recognition

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UN Gender Year in Review 2015

UN marks 15 years since landmark resolution on women, peace and security

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UN Gender Focus: sexual violence in Syria, rights of women in Montenegro and Pacific countries

Most Syrians fleeing country because of fear of sexual violence 

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UN Gender Focus: climate change, gender equality and rights of LGBT

Women impacted "disproportionately" by climate change

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UN Gender Focus: African women, women in media and equality through education

African women “more effected” by climate change

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UN Gender Focus: end violence against women, "tent" school in Lebanon and women in parliament

Violence against women a “global epidemic”

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UN Gender Focus: LGBTI equality, HIV prevention in Zimbabwe and women in Afghanistan

Brazilian celebrity same-sex wedding video premiered at UN

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UN Gender Focus: maternal mortality, hospital in Sri Lanka and role of women in peacebuilding

Impressive drop in maternal mortality rates

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UN Gender Focus: refugees, entrepreneurship in Pakistan and women's rights

Concern at “never-ending flow” of vulnerable EU arrivals

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UN Gender Focus: sexual violence against women and bringing hope to Afghan women

Culture of “denial and silence” around sexual violence must be broken

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