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Joanna Roper
UK Special Envoy for Gender Equality and Chair of FCO Women
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Joanna Roper Feb 13
Great to have met , Pakistan’s first woman cartoonist and creator of . Her books send powerful messages about , & personal responsibility through animation. The power of pictures!
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Joanna Roper Feb 13
Many congratulations to !
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Jeremy Hunt Feb 11
To his credit started this vital campaign on girls education. We must keep up the momentum to ensure that the world’s poorest girls get 12 years of quality education - the latest from British Embassy .
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Foreign Office 🇬🇧 Feb 11
"In children as young as 6 there's already the perception that girls aren't as a good at science." Scientist and diplomat talks about the UK’s work in Cambodia to promote science to girls
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UK Science & Innovation Feb 11
Science and innovation has been at the heart of the UK and China bilateral relationship spanning some 40 years. Today, the British Embassy Beijing is proud to have women leaders advancing
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Joanna Roper Feb 11
On this International Day of here’s one I made earlier: the Lego Women of 😊
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UNESCO Feb 10
Happy Day! For a future that benefits women equally as men, we need to smash the stereotypes that hold women back and steer girls away from fields. v
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Joanna Roper Feb 11
How to get more girls & women into STEM subjects at school & as a career? Break down the stereotypes! FCO’s has published a great book doing just that!
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UN Women Feb 10
still face significant implicit bias on the basis of their gender. Meet 6 tech sheroes who inspire us all to break down stereotypes:
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Joanna Roper Feb 10
I love this photo! On International Day for here’s a great picture of British sailors from in Karachi this weekend.
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UK at the UN 🇬🇧 Feb 7
Combatting sexual exploitation and abuse in UN operations is a shared priority for 🇬🇧 and the Secretary-General . ▶️ reaffirms our commitment to make a reality.
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Joanna Roper Feb 6
literally holding up a mirror to ourselves & committed to seeing more female heads of mission around the world.
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Women and Equalities Feb 5
101 years ago, the Representation of the People Act 1918 was passed. In 2018 we supported local & community group projects and events to celebrate the centenary of some women gaining the right to vote. Here are some of our highlights
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Matthew Rycroft Feb 6
Since 2013, UK aid-supported programmes have helped 8,000+ communities pledge to abandon FGM + 3 million girls and women receive FGM protection/care. is supporting the Africa-led movement so that together, we can protect millions of girls and once and for all.
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Foreign Office 🇬🇧 Feb 4
During the conflict in Kosovo, thousands of women suffered sexual violence. The UK is helping to support survivors and end stigma
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Joanna Roper Feb 6
Good to see this taking place. Thank you and the team for your support to survivors of sexual violence. Five year from the Global Summit, this remains a priority for U.K.
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Rosy Cave Feb 6
The commits to covering half the costs of implementing over next four years
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Joanna Roper Feb 6
Very good to see Dr Baela Jamil this morning to discuss Read her op-ed on why educating girls is so important. A priority for the U.K. too
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Joanna Roper Feb 1
Thank you to the team for a great programme & to everyone who hosted me last week. We work closely together towards
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