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WOMEN: 94,000 newborn deaths from malaria averted

Credit: Roll Back Malaria Partnership (RBM)/Benjamin Schilling l PSI

An estimated 94,000 newborn deaths from malaria were averted in the three years leading up to 2012 following more intensive preventative treatment, according to a new report. The Roll Back Malaria Partnership, which…

17 Jul 2014 / Listen /

WOMEN: Women on Security Council have responsibility to open door for others

Permanent Representative of Argentina to the UN.  UN Photo/Rick Bajornas

Women ambassadors who serve on the United Nations Security Council have the responsibility to open the door for other…

10 Jul 2014 / Listen /

WOMEN: Outgoing UN envoy for South Sudan: women can perform same roles as men

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Having a woman in charge of one of the larger United Nations peacekeeping operations with a significant military component…

3 Jul 2014 / Listen /

WOMEN: Gender equality and women empowerment priority for development

SE4ALL: Global Leadership Dialogue

Gender equality and women's empowerment are prerequisites for sustainable development.  So says Lakshmi Puri, the Deputy Executive Director of…

26 Jun 2014 / Listen /
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