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From where I stand: “We are not the ones to be shamed! Our attackers should be ashamed and prosecuted!”

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Dina Smailova, survivor of gang rape, decided to break her silence 25 years after the attack. Today, she leads the national movement against sexual violence in Kazakhstan. More

UN Women statement for World Humanitarian Day, 19 August

Thursday, August 17, 2017

This year we are focusing on the issue of civilians trapped in situations of conflict. UN Women fully supports the UN's #NotATarget campaign, and we demand again, as mandated by international humanitarian law, that civilians not be a target of armed conflict. More

Winners of the "Picture Gender Equality" Comic Competition announced in Ukraine

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Winners of the “Gender Equality - Picture It!” comic competition, organized by UN Women in Ukraine, were announced in Kyiv on 21 July. More

Call for Proposals: Establish a national CSOs platform for monitoring the implementation of CEDAW Recommendations, Istanbul Convention (Only for Albania)

Friday, August 11, 2017

UN Women is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to submit proposals to establish a network of organizations to support women´s voice and agency to monitor, report on and advocate for the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul Convention). More

Call for Proposals: Promoting the right of women to access specialist support services available for women survivors of violence and discrimination (Only for Albania)

Friday, August 11, 2017

UN Women is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women, as well as community-based organizations working with Roma or other disadvantaged women to submit proposals that aim at: promoting the right of women to receive information about general and specialist support services available for women that are victims of violence and discrimination as well as their right to access these services, in particular focusing on Roma women and women from other disadvantaged groups. More

Statement: Peace and stability has to be built with youth

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Statement by UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka for International Youth Day 2017 More

Call for Proposals: Capacity development of Kosovo Roma Ashkaly and Egyptian Women's Civil Society Organizations, Women’s Rights Organizations and Networks (Only for Kosovo)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting Roma Ashkali and Egyptian women’s civil society organizations (CSOs) , women’s rights organizations and networks in Kosovo to submit proposals on building capacities of Roma Ashkali Egyptian women on advocating for the development and implementation of laws and policies in line with CEDAW and the Istanbul Convention and strengthen their voices against early marriages and gender discrimination in Kosovo. More

Call for Proposals: Human rights-complaint mechanisms to claim women's rights (Optional Protocol to CEDAW) and address gender-based discrimination (Only for the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organization (CSOs) that work on promoting and defending human /women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to develop CSO’s capacities to use human rights- complaint mechanisms to claim women's rights (Optional Protocol to CEDAW) and address gender-based discrimination. More

Call for Proposals: Scoping Study on gender-based violence in public spaces (Only for the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organizations (CSOs) that work on promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals that will address the legal, policy and data gaps with regards gender based violence and violence against women in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. More

Call for Proposals: Data collection on gender stereotypes and public perceptions of gender roles and attitudes towards violence against women (Only for the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organizations (CSOs) that work on promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to collect data on gender stereotypes and public perceptions of gender roles and attitudes towards violence against women More

Call for Proposals: Capacity Development of Coordination Mechanisms for implementation of the Domestic Violence Local Action plans (Only for Kosovo)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting women’s rights organizations civil and society organizations (CSOs), promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to support members of Domestic Violence Coordination mechanism in seven municipalities of Kosovo to implement local action plan for protection against Domestic Violence and Gender Based Violence. More

Call for Proposals: integrated approach to protect women and girl survivors of violence against women, including domestic violence (Only for the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society (CSOs), that work on promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to strengthen capacities and support select CSOs and state service providers to set minimum specialist support services and use integrated approach to service provision to survivors of violence in Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. More

Call for Proposals: Technical assistance to address the gaps in provision of services in response to violence against women (Only for the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organizations (CSOs) that work on promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to address the gaps in provision of services in response to Violence against Women and align to minimum standards set with the Istanbul Convention. More

Call for Proposals: Developing system of data recording of women survivors (Only for the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organizations (CSOs) that work on promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to develop system of data recording of women survivors by adopting unified/integrated approach and strengthening data confidentiality, referral, and safety risk assessment. More

Call for Proposals: Awareness raising campaigns on the effects of, and how to address, harmful gender stereotypes (Only for Albania)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is invitingcivil society organizations (CSOs) or CSO networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to undertake capacity building and awareness raising campaigns on the effects of, and how to address, harmful gender stereotypes with the involvement of communities and community based organizations, government, media, private sector, National Human Rights Institutions and human rights advocates. More

Call for Proposals: Capacity building of providers of services for women survivors of violence (Only for Albania)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSO networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to submit proposals that aim at: increasing capacities of providers of general and specialist support services for women survivors of all forms of violence to implement the relevant international standards, including those provided in the Convention of CEDAW and the Istanbul Convention. More

Call for Proposals: Monitoring the implementation of the National Strategy and Action Plan on gender Equality 2016-2020 (Only for Albania)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women in Albania to submit proposals on capacity building of CSOs to monitor the implementation of activities related to reduction of gender-based violence and domestic violence of the Albanian National Strategy and Action Plan on Gender Equality 2016-2020. More

Call for Proposals: Data collection on gender stereotypes and public perceptions of gender roles and attitudes towards violence against women (Only for Albania)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSO networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to submit proposals to collect data on gender stereotypes and public perceptions of gender roles and attitudes towards violence against women. More

Call for Proposals: Baseline on data collection (Only for Kosovo)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women invites women civil society organizations (CSOs)/ women's CSO networks and platforms, organizations representing minority women, women with disability and/or other disadvantaged groups of women to submit proposals to contribute to ending violence against women focusing on areas such as availability and quality of service provision for women and girls subject to violence against women, with a focus on women belonging to marginalized groups, under the Programme "Ending Discrimination and Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds". More

Call for Proposals: Capacity Development of Service Providers/Shelters (Only for Kosovo[1])

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UN Women invites women organizations , civil society organizations promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to strengthen capacities of service providers to implement the relevant international standards, including those provided in the Convention of Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul Convention) and improve services provide to women survivors of violence. More

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