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Refugee women and rights-based journalism in Turkey

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Reporting on refugees can be challenging. So, how can we get it right? Rights-based and ethical journalism avoids using discriminatory language, emphasizes the rights of individuals, and shows zero tolerance for violence against refugee women. Our implementing partner, Women's Studies Association, prepared this video as a guide for local media organizations for the Turkey component of the EU-UN Women regional programme "Ending Violence against Women in Western Balkans and Turkey: Implementing...

Documentary screening for International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Justice is for everyone. To deliver that message, UN Women Kosovo and U.S Embassy in Pristina screened the documentary ‘The Prosecutors’ on 19 June 2019, the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict. 'The Prosecutors‘ is a feature length documentary showcasing the story of three dedicated lawyers across three continents, who are committed to combat impunity in cases of sexual violence in conflict. At the end of the screening, Emmy award winning director, Leslie Thomas...

Partnering to end Violence Against Women in the Western Balkans and Turkey

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Over 500 civil society representatives from the Western Balkans and Turkey met in Istanbul on 7-8 May to take stock of the main challenges, achievements and lessons learnt in the implementation of the EU-UN Women regional programme on ending violence against women “Implementing Norms, Changing Minds”.

Ukrainian men on feminism

Monday, June 24, 2019

The video of famous Ukrainian men in support of feminism was released on the joint initiative of the publishing house Knygolove and the #HeForShe Ukraine movement. Front man of the rock group O.Torvald Yevgen Galich, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the Council of Europe Dmytro Kuleba, journalist and writer Mark Livin, Ukrainian designer Ivan Frolov, and TV presenter and HeForShe advocate from Ukraine Michael Schur speak about their vision of gender equality, explaining how they personally...

The Journey of Women's Rights: 1911-2015

Friday, June 21, 2019

UN Women captures the journey of women's rights from 1911-2015, and key moments of the women's movements globally.

University students discussed gender in media at the Gender Responsive Media Training workshop

Thursday, June 20, 2019

More than 40 university students gathered at the Gender Responsive Media Training workshop within the project “Gender Equality in Political Leadership and Participation in Turkey”, funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), to discuss gender equality, the portrayal and representation of women in media, the language used in media, with focus on the coverage of women politicians. Finally, they discussed the reproduction of gender stereotypes within media and...

SADA Women Empowerment and Solidarity Center empowers both Syrian and Turkish women

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Located in Gaziantep, Turkey, our SADA Women Empowerment and Solidarity Center provides gender sensitive services for both Syrian and Turkish women. As of 2019, the center has offered services to more than 5000 women and organized social cohesion activities to more than 2800 women. 50 percent of the women benefiting from the center are at-risk individuals with vulnerabilities.

Partnering to End Violence against Women in the Western Balkans and Turkey.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Over 500 civil society representatives from the Western Balkans and Turkey met in Istanbul on 7-8 May to take stock of the main challenges, achievements and lessons learnt in the implementation of the EU-UN Women regional programme on ending violence against women “Implementing Norms, Changing Minds”.

Women International Film Festival in Albania

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The "Women International Film Festival” was organized in Tirana, Albania from 8-11 March 2019 to commemorate International Women’s Day. The festival, focused on "gender-based violence", organized by UN Women Albania in partnership with the Albanian National Center of Cinematography. The festival featured several documentaries, in addition to long and short movies by various international and national filmmakers, free and open to the public.

Selfie

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

6 out of 10 Moldovan women have experienced at least one form of gender-based violence from their partners. This video is part of the international campaign “16 days of activism to end violence against women” taking place every year between 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and 10 December, Human Rights Day. This video was produced by UN Women Moldova in partnership with the Ministry of Health, Labour and Social Protection, The General Police...

Women’s journey towards a life free of violence

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

This video animation is based the story of Positive Champions, women of Moldova who overcame gender-based violence. Many of them are now involved in helping other women break this vicious cycle. 6 out of 10 Moldovan women have experienced at least one form of violence from their partners, during their lifetime. UN Women Moldova produced this video with the support of the Government of Sweden. Acest video este bazat pe experiența de viață a Campioanelor pozitive, femeile din Moldova care au...

Know your rights!

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

”When you face discrimination, law is on your side” highlights the video UN Women Moldova produced with the support of the Government of Sweden. This video focuses on the real life challenges facing women in Moldova and what their rights are based on the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women. Cunoaște-ți drepturile! Acest video are la bază Convenția asupra eliminării tuturor formelor de discriminare față de femei și situațiile cu care s-au confruntat...

Maria Acbaș - "You Know You Can"

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

In March 2018, UN Women Moldova launched the campaign “You Know You Can" to discover and promote 10 women who challenged gender stereotypes and biases in male dominated fields and made history in Moldova. The campaign aims to encourage women and girls from Moldova to assert themselves as leaders and professionals in all fields. http://unwo.men/gjqW50ukCmB În luna martie, UN Women a lansat campania „Tu știi că poți”, dedicată femeilor care au reușit să spargă tiparele în domenii noi, tradițional...

Izzy Izvne - "You Know You Can"

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

In March 2018, UN Women Moldova launched the campaign “You Know You Can" to discover and promote 10 women who challenged gender stereotypes and biases in male dominated fields and made history in Moldova. The campaign aims to encourage women and girls from Moldova to assert themselves as leaders and professionals in all fields. http://unwo.men/gjqW50ukCmB În luna martie, UN Women a lansat campania „Tu știi că poți”, dedicată femeilor care au reușit să spargă tiparele în domenii noi, tradițional...

Mariana Grama - "You Know You Can"

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

In March 2018, UN Women Moldova launched the campaign “You Know You Can" to discover and promote 10 women who challenged gender stereotypes and biases in male dominated fields and made history in Moldova. The campaign aims to encourage women and girls from Moldova to assert themselves as leaders and professionals in all fields. http://unwo.men/gjqW50ukCmB În luna martie, UN Women a lansat campania „Tu știi că poți”, dedicată femeilor care au reușit să spargă tiparele în domenii noi, tradițional...

Mariana Esanu Cherdivara - "You Know You Can"

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

In March 2018, UN Women Moldova launched the campaign “You Know You Can" to discover and promote 10 women who challenged gender stereotypes and biases in male dominated fields and made history in Moldova. The campaign aims to encourage women and girls from Moldova to assert themselves as leaders and professionals in all fields. http://unwo.men/gjqW50ukCmB În luna martie, UN Women a lansat campania „Tu știi că poți”, dedicată femeilor care au reușit să spargă tiparele în domenii noi, tradițional...

Svetlana Cojocaru - "You Know You Can"

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

In March 2018, UN Women Moldova launched the campaign “You Know You Can" to discover and promote 10 women who challenged gender stereotypes and biases in male dominated fields and made history in Moldova. The campaign aims to encourage women and girls from Moldova to assert themselves as leaders and professionals in all fields. În luna martie, UN Women a lansat campania „Tu știi că poți”, dedicată femeilor care au reușit să spargă tiparele în domenii noi, tradițional dominate de bărbați. Astfel...

Varvara Duminică - "You Know You Can"

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

In March 2018, UN Women Moldova launched the campaign “You Know You Can" to discover and promote 10 women who challenged gender stereotypes and biases in male dominated fields and made history in Moldova. The campaign aims to encourage women and girls from Moldova to assert themselves as leaders and professionals in all fields. http://unwo.men/gjqW50ukCmB În luna martie, UN Women a lansat campania „Tu știi că poți”, dedicată femeilor care au reușit să spargă tiparele în domenii noi, tradițional...

"You Know You Can” - 10 stories of women who make history

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

In March 2018, UN Women Moldova launched the campaign “You Know You Can" to discover and promote 10 women who challenged gender stereotypes and biases in male dominated fields and made history in Moldova. The campaign aims to encourage women and girls from Moldova to assert themselves as leaders and professionals in all fields. În luna martie, UN Women a lansat campania „Tu știi că poți”, dedicată femeilor care au reușit să spargă tiparele în domenii noi, tradițional dominate de bărbați. Astfel...

United Nations Kosovo Youth Assembly 2019

Thursday, May 2, 2019

More than 200 young people from all communities across Kosovo (under UNSCR 1244) came together for the United Nations Kosovo Youth Assembly 2019. The aim of the event was to support inter-ethnic trust-building in Kosovo by highlighting the role of young people in building resilient communities and providing opportunities to generate multi-ethnic youth solutions to shared problems, backed by support of decision-makers. Official opening remarks were held by Special Representative of the...

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