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Our July highlights are here! Take a look PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 28 July 2016 00:00
NEWSLETTER - JULY 2016 
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Kyrgyz deputies are concerned about water, sanitation and hygiene conditions in villages PDF Print E-mail
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Saturday, 27 June 2015 05:04

Deputies of Kyrgyz Supreme Council visit villages to assess WASH issues in schools and kindergartens

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 July 2015 05:32
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Resolution of Central Asian Regional Conference “Gender equality, women’s economic empowerment and sustainable development” PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 08 August 2014 00:00

We, representatives of the state and international organizations, local self-governance, science,   business  and  civil  society sectors of the three Central  Asian countries Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan met together at the Regional Conference “Gender equality, women’s economic empowerment and sustainable development in Central Asia” in Bishkek on July 3 – 4, 2014, to  discuss priorities through a gender perspectives and in the framework of new sustainable development goals and post- 2015 development agenda.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 July 2015 04:52
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Secretary-General's message on International Mother Women's Day PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 04 March 2014 09:46
This International Women’s Day, we are highlighting the importance of achieving equality for women and girls not simply because it is a matter of fairness and fundamental human rights, but because progress in so many other areas depends on it.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 July 2015 04:55
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Handbook on Realizing the Right to Water and Sanitation PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 04 March 2014 09:35

“Handbook on Realizing the Right to Water and Sanitation,” which is currently being finalized by the UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, Ms. Catarina de Albuquerque, commenced on 29 January.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 July 2015 04:55
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Roza Otunbaeva in the "150 fearless women" list PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 04 October 2013 03:57

http://www.thedailybeast.com/features/150-women-who-shake-the-world.html

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EBRD PROMOTES GENDER EQUALITY PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 04 October 2013 03:43

A joint EBRD-Women for Women International conference shed light on global engagement for gender equality, equality of opportunities and economic parity

By Sarah Pilchick

Legal rights for women are improving around the world, and yet many legal frameworks and implementation issues still complicate women’s full participation in the social and economic sphere.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 October 2013 03:57
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Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka from South Africa appointed as new UN Women Executive Director PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 11 July 2013 17:16
New York (10 July)—UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka from South Africa as the new Executive Director of UN Women, the organization leading the UN’s work on advancing gender equality and women’s rights.
Last Updated on Thursday, 11 July 2013 17:19
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As UN staff rise to end violence against women, UN Secretary-General calls on Governments to COMMIT PDF Print E-mail
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Saturday, 16 February 2013 08:41

14 February, 2013  — On what is traditionally Valentine’s Day in a number of countries, hundreds of UN staff members danced and collectively rose up to call for an to end violence against women during a special event at United Nations headquarters in New York.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 February 2013 08:45
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I am Rising: Michelle Bachelet's Message for the One Billion Rising campaign PDF Print E-mail
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Saturday, 16 February 2013 08:23

1 in 3 women on the planet is raped or beaten in her lifetime. That is one billion women. On 14 February 2013 Eve Ensler's V-Day organization is inviting one billion women and those who love them to rise up, walk out, dance and demand an end to this violence.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 February 2013 08:37
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Say NO to domestic violence PDF Print E-mail
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Saturday, 16 February 2013 08:07
It is estimated that around 40-70% of all female murder victims worldwide are killed by an intimate partner. Today, in no country in the world are women safe from domestic violence and abuse. According to certain statistics, at least one in every three women around the world has been beaten, abused, forced into sex in her lifetime. Often these abuses come from their partners, husbands or family members.
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