A month after the Beirut Port explosion, life remains uncertain for thousands of women and girls. Among the displaced are an estimated 84,000 women and girls of reproductive age.
UN campaign stresses that civilians caught in conflict are #NotATarget
Late UN official advocate for women, girls’ sexual reproductive rights
South Sudanese government urged to protect thousands from attack
Women and girls paying “heaviest price” in Yemen as famine looms: UNFPA
Women and girls are “paying the heaviest” price as Yemen’s humanitarian crisis deepens, increasing their vulnerability to violation and abuse.
Being a woman, human rights defender in Pakistan is “risky”
Four years ago, there were only 10 qualified midwives in South Sudan, which has a population of more than 12 million.
Developing countries around the world could reap a US$21 billion “dividend” if all 10-year old girls are able to finish secondary education.
Disparity in household chores shows need for more investment in girls: UNICEF