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  • Sep 08 / 2018
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Europe

MIL-OSI Europe: Text adopted – Recommendation to the Council on the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly – P8_TA-PROV(2017)0304 – Wednesday, 5 July 2017 – Strasbourg – Provisional edition

MIL-OSI Europe: Text adopted – Recommendation to the Council on the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly – P8_TA-PROV(2017)0304 – Wednesday, 5 July 2017 – Strasbourg – Provisional edition By MIL OSI – ForeignAffairs.co.nz  /  July 17, 2018  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Text adopted – Recommendation to the Council on the 72nd Session [...]

  • Aug 29 / 2018
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Uncategorized

UN Peacekeepers Perpetuating Sexual Violence: A Disgrace to R2P

Posted by Rasha Rashid on Feb 12, 2018 in Africa, Featured | UN Peacekeepers Perpetuating Sexual Violence: A Disgrace to R2P The International Commission on Intervention and State Sovereignty first coined the doctrine of Responsibility to Protect (R2P) in 2001, following the failures to intervene in the atrocities of the Rwandan genocide and the Srebrenica massacre. Such galling failures laid [...]

  • Aug 29 / 2018
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Asia-Pacific

Horrors on women in Sri Lanka’s internment camps – Egeland

Horrors on women in Sri Lanka’s internment camps – Egeland [TamilNet, Thursday, 25 June 2009, 10:59 GMT] Jan Egeland, the former UN Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Tuesday told the press that “Sri Lanka is one of the latest examples of the World community letting a government get away with denying access [...]

  • Mar 15 / 2017
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Europe

Life expectancy up in Kazakhstan

Life expectancy up in Kazakhstan 252 words 14 March 2017 01:53 AM Kazakhstanskaya Pravda KAZPRE English © 2017 Kazakhstanskaya Pravda. All Rights Reserved   Kazakhstan Health Minister Yelzhan Birtanov told the Government meeting that life expectancy had grown in Kazakhstan to 72 years old, Kazpravda.kz correspondent reports. “Over the past 10 years, maternal mortality has decreased 2. [...]

  • Mar 15 / 2017
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Asia-Pacific

Free health services for factory workers

Free health services for factory workers 472 words 14 March 2017 Informative HTIFMV English Copyright © 2017 BAM Media (Pty) Ltd.   MASERU, March 14 — Lesotho Planned Parenthood Association (LPPA), together with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) last week Wednesday celebrated World Women’s Day with factory workers by giving them free sexual reproductive health services. [...]

  • Jan 18 / 2017
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North America

The Lost Hopes for South Sudan

By Helen Epstein After half a century of civil war, South Sudan declared independence from Sudan, in 2011. Two years later, the world’s youngest country erupted in its own civil war. In 2015, the combatants signed a peace agreement, but then the scales of power were tipped, and the government struck out against the opposing [...]

  • Dec 31 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Towards Safer Streets

  Towards Safer Streets Asna Ali 1205 words 31 December 2016 South Asia ASASIA 32 20 English Copyright © 2016. CMC Pakistan   There are still large parts of the world where the subjugation of women, their reduced status and reduced rights are a normal part of life. Millions of women do not have access [...]

  • Dec 21 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

(国际)中国代表呼吁加强保护武装冲突地区妇女儿童权利

  (国际)中国代表呼吁加强保护武装冲突地区妇女儿童权利 倪红梅 399 words 21 December 2016 12:41 AM 新华社中文新闻 (简体) XINCCN Chinese – Simplified (c) 2016 新华通讯社版权所有,未经协定授权,禁止下载使用。   新华社 联合国12月20日电(记者倪红梅 史霄萌)中国常驻联合国副代表吴海涛20日呼吁加强对武装冲突地区妇女儿童权利的保护,努力解决武装冲突地区贩运人口问题。 联合国安理会当天就冲突地区贩运人口问题举行公开会,一致通过第2331号决议,呼吁国际社会共同应对冲突地区贩运人口问题。 For full article, click here

  • Dec 19 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

台美将共同推动妇女赋权

  焦点 台美将共同推动妇女赋权 记者黄国梁╱台北报导 344 words 19 November 2016 联合报 (简体) UDNDCN A3 Chinese – Simplified Copyright 2016. United Daily News. All Rights Reserved. 联合报版权所有,不得转载。   外交部昨晚表示,APEC经济领袖会议领袖代表宋楚瑜与美国国务卿柯瑞,共同宣布合作成立「APEC妇女与经济子基金」意向,台美将合作推动妇女赋权。 For full article, click here

  • Dec 16 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Campaign in Vietnam helps raise public awareness of gender equality

  SOCIAL PROTECTION & DEVELOPMENT Campaign in Vietnam helps raise public awareness of gender equality 376 words 16 December 2016 Vietnam News Summary VENEWS English Copyright 2016. Vian Company Limited.   A series of activities were organised nationwide during an action month for gender equality and fight against gender-based violence, contributing to raising public awareness [...]

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