Hundreds of thousands of Indian women are learning to market themselves and sell products online, with the support of a digital literacy project managed by the World Bank.
There are “multiple barriers” including “systemic discrimination” bias and lack of training, which are keeping the largest generation of girls in human history from reaching their full potential, said UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in a statement on Thursday, marking International Day of the Girl Child.
Men should be playing a more active role in empowering women, and helping to end the scourge of gender-based violence.
Gender equality a “driver” in fighting violence against women and girls
UN deputy chief underscores women’s role in peace, security in Africa
When it comes to young women’s right to access reproductive health care, “knowledge is power,” according to an activist from Zimbabwe.
In order to meet the challenges of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), India should prioritize women’s empowerment and educatio
“Invisible” impact of Syrian civil war destroying family life: UNFPA
A new project to empower women in the refugee camps of Turkey has been launched by the UN’s Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).
UN project highlights cost of violence against women in Arab Region