Home » Women

Women

Women: focus on sustainable development, financing for development and Haiti

Women-Ethiopia-16JUL15

Women's economic participation critical to sustainable development A lack of investment in gender equality and women's empowerment has created barriers to achieving global development goals, according to the UN Secretary-General. Ban Ki-moon was…

16 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Women: focus on investment, conflict in South Sudan and zero tolerance for exploitative sexual relations in Haiti

138749 - Senegal  - 07_02_2007 - 11.33.27

  Targeted investment in women needed to break gender inequality Investments which target the development of women and girls…

9 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Women: focus on eliminating mother-to-child disease transmission, gender-based violence in South Sudan and workplace issues

PAHO-WHO have been working with partners in Cuba and other countries in the Americas to implement a regional initiative to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis. Photo: PAHO/WHO

Cuba achieves global milestone in eliminating mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis Cuba has become the first country to…

2 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Women: focus on sexual violence, campaign #reflect2protect and female drug addiction

Zainab Bangura. UN File Photo/Mark Garten

International day honours victims of sexual violence during conflict Selling of girls in conflict situations today has been compared…

26 Jun 2015 / Listen /
UN Radio Daily News Programme
UN Radio Daily News Programme
Updated at 1800 GMT, Monday to Friday
Loading the player ...

CONNECT

 

July 2015
M T W T F S S
« Jun    
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031