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How Natú Helped Me Discover...

Many things changed when I became a mother. I felt the need to look for work options that would allow me to continue fulfilling my dreams and generating income for my family, without having to give up...

Restaurant Chain in Kazahkstan...

Askar Baitassov, the CEO of AB Restaurants, which employs 850 people, signed up to support the WEPs in Almaty on 8 November 2016. He said: “When we looked at our company’s composition, we realized...

New Approaches to Technology...

he girl was sitting in the workshop fixing a cell phone when I told her that only 1 % of all technicians mending such gadgets were women. She stood up with her eyes wide open and asked “In...

Gender Perspective Crucial in...

A plan to deal with gender-based issues was proposed at a United Nations Women-supported consultation on the Luhansk Regional Development Strategy in Ukraine. Delegates said a “gender agenda” was...

Catalogue of Innovations and...

The innovations and good practices were collected through a Call for Innovations. Innovators across Africa were invited through the call to show cutting edge innovations, including social innovations...

Step It Up Together with Rural...

The 2030 Agenda envisages a future in which no one is left behind and poverty and hunger are eradicated in alltheir forms. Gender equality and women's empowerment are at the centre of the 2030 Agenda...

The 2016 Regional ShareFair on...

Opening Remarks by Ms. Simone Ellis Oluoch-Olunya, UN Women Deputy Regional Director for Eastern and Southern Africa during the 2016 Regional ShareFair on Gender and Resilience. " In Africa,...

Webinar: Business Opportunity...

While data shows closing the gender gap would increase the GDP of countries around the world and advance sustainable development globally, there are still significant legal barriers to women's...

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