United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women ( UN Women )

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The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, also known as UN Women, is a United Nations entity working for the empowerment of women and girls.

UN Women press release, blog etc

03/23/2018 - 12:57 UN Commission on the Status of Women delivers a blueprint to ensure the rights and development of rural women and girls
03/22/2018 - 17:09 EU-UN Spotlight Initiative urges inclusive global action on violence against women and girls
03/21/2018 - 10:14 EQUALS in Tech Awards now accepting nominations for innovative initiatives to bridge the digital gender divide
03/19/2018 - 09:05 Over US$400 million sitting dormant in public funds designed to expand internet access
03/13/2018 - 23:43 New Pacific Partnership addresses gender equality and violence against women
03/07/2018 - 06:49 Commemoration of International Womens Day amidst unprecedented global movement for womens rights
02/14/2018 - 11:17 New UN Women report uncovers significant gaps for womens empowerment and puts forth robust agenda to shift gears
02/05/2018 - 11:08 UN Women announces first Regional Goodwill Ambassador for Africa
12/21/2017 - 18:31 European UnionUN Women partnership bolsters efforts in response to Syrian crisis
12/12/2017 - 09:33 UN Initiative to boost resilience of women and youth in the Sahel through climate-smart agriculture launched at One Planet Summit
11/27/2017 - 18:08 Fundraising gala showcases solutions in preventing and ending violence against women and girls worldwide
11/21/2017 - 14:15 Finalists announced for 2017 EQUALS in Tech Awards
11/21/2017 - 09:44 As global mobilization against sexual harassment rises, UN Women urges robust action to ensure lives free from violence for women and girls
11/20/2017 - 18:48 EU, ILO and UN Women join forces to realize women migrant workers' rights and opportunities in the ASEAN region
10/10/2017 - 19:22 Global Citizen and CHIME FOR CHANGE, in partnership with UN Women, join forces to Level the Law and end gender discriminatory laws
10/08/2017 - 13:28 President of Indonesia and Community Leaders Spotlight Role of Women in Sustainable Peace
09/21/2017 - 16:15 Business and philanthropy leaders scale up engagement in innovative initiatives for womens empowerment
09/20/2017 - 10:07 30 global leaders convene to share ground-breaking solutions on how to achieve gender equality as part of UN Womens HeForShe movement