UNIFEM (part of UN Women) works to ensure
that gender concerns are fully integrated into relief and recovery operations
in Pakistan, following the floods that have affected the lives and livelihoods...
Since the Millennium Summit in 2000, there
have been numerous initiatives to explore the gender equality dimensions
of the MDGs.3 All have noted the importance of far-reaching commitments
New report and HIV-positive women's groups
make urgent recommendations for advancing leadership of women living with
HIV Vienna - At the XVIII International
AIDS Conference in Vienna, a new
Local to national efforts to be supported
in 13 countries by the Fund United Nations, New York - The Fund
for Gender Equality today announced grants totalling more than US$27.5
million to recipients...
The critical importance of women's leadership
and participation is increasingly being recognized and advanced as central
to transforming the HIV and AIDS response. The Agenda for Accelerated Country...
Stopping the use of sexual violence as
a tactic of war is a step closer to reality with the launch of a new tool,
Addressing Conflict-Related Sexual Violence - An Analytical Inventory
The UN-organized "Global Open Day
for Women and Peace" continued in mid-June with senior UN officials
and women peace advocates engaging in vibrant exchanges of proposed actions
for improving women's...