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FEMINIST FRIDAY: Videos Of Women Around The World Protesting Gender Violence For UN Women Campaign

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Videos Of Women Around The World Protesting Gender Violence For UN Women Campaign

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that time of the week where we share 3 videos centered around a feminist theme. This week it’s all about global women who […]

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UN Women Exec. Dir. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka On Making The Workforce More Gender Equal By 2030

UN Women Exec. Dir. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka On Making The Workforce More Gender Equal By 2030

A Message from UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka on International Women’s Day, 8 March 201. Across the world, too many women and girls spend too many hours on household […]

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UN Women Asked Artists To Create Cartoons Depicting Gender Equality. Here Are The Results…

UN Women Asked Artists To Create Cartoons Depicting Gender Equality. Here Are The Results…

Now here’s an awesome way of finding out how people from around the world view gender equality! UN Women together with the European Commission, the Belgian Development Cooperation, and UNRIC […]

Boys We Like, Sports

Valencia CF Are The 1st Sports Club To Become Global UN Women Ambassadors

Valencia CF Are The 1st Sports Club To Become Global UN Women Ambassadors

We did a giggly little girly dance when we heard Bollywood actor and activist Farhan Akhtar was named as the first male ambassador for UN Women as part of their […]

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UN Women Challenges Patriarchal Culture In Egypt With This Video

UN Women Challenges Patriarchal Culture In Egypt With This Video

If someone asked you what your mother’s name was, you’d have no trouble answering their question. It doesn’t seem like the type of question that should be troubling by any […]

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Meet Elizabeth Nyamayaro, The Woman Behind Emma Watson’s Viral ‘He For She’ Speech

Meet Elizabeth Nyamayaro, The Woman Behind Emma Watson’s Viral ‘He For She’ Speech

2014 was certainly great year for the fight for gender equality, especially in the publicity department. One of the highlights was British actress Emma Watson’s ‘He For She’ campaign speech […]

Entertainment, Politics

New UN Women Study Says Global Film Industry Discriminates Against Women

New UN Women Study Says Global Film Industry Discriminates Against Women

UN Women have partnered up with the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media and released a study which has some pretty shocking results. The study focused on the representation […]

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UN Women Launch New Campaign For Women’s Rights & Gender Equality

UN Women Launch New Campaign For Women’s Rights & Gender Equality

On Thursday June 26, an historic event was held in New York City. It had nothing to do with celebrities, sport, or theater. The Apollo Theater played host to a […]

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The UN Video Made To Stop Violence Against Women In Egypt

The UN Video Made To Stop Violence Against Women In Egypt

The United Nations Women organization just released this powerful public service announcement on December 9, 2013 for every woman in Egypt who is a victim of violence or abuse. The […]