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UN Women 2h
There is no excuse for sexual violence. There are no blurred lines when it comes to consent. The definition is clear:
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UN Women 2h
When a survivor speaks up, don’t say, “Why didn’t she leave?” Say: We hear you. We see you. We believe you. You are safe here.
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UN Women 5h
When a woman shares her story of violence, she takes the first step to breaking the cycle of abuse. It’s on all of us to give her the safe space she needs to speak up and be heard.
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UN Women 8h
On , we say thanks to all volunteers past and present who have contributed to our work. We will come together next year for the Forum and accomplish gender equality in the world. We all have a role to play. 💙
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Women’s Empowerment Principles 21h
How can the private sector promote women’s economic empowerment in fragile and conflict-affected States? Learn from signatories in this webinar from : 📅 9 Dec ⌚ 11:00 AM GMT+4 Mauritius time ✒️REGISTER:
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UN Women 11h
An advocate, social worker and domestic violence survivor in Thailand, Sia Kukaewkasem shares her experience and urges everyone to take action to support survivors.
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UN Women 11h
She went through FGM. She was forced to marry at 15. She is a survivor. She is an activist. She is a leader. She is our Goodwill Ambassador , working to end violence against women & girls.
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UN Women 14h
There is no excuse for harassment. There is no excuse for harassment. There is no excuse for harassment. There is no excuse for harassment. There is no excuse for harassment. There is no excuse for harassment. There is no excuse for harassment.
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UN Women 17h
The pandemic of violence against women is not new. It's high time for a re-set and that moment is the Forum in 2021. Hear from the leaders of the Action Coalition on Gender-Based Violence. More info:
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Jean-Pierre Lacroix 21h
Whether by providing pre-deployment training to peacekeepers or supporting local women, peace & security networks, 's expertise is crucial to 's work to prevent conflict-related sexual violence.
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UN Web TV 24h
🎬 Watch LIVE General Assembly special session on . Interactive dialogues: 1) UN System Response 2) Road to a Vaccine 3) Resilience & Recovering Better. and more... 🔗 🗓️ 4 December 🕘 9:00am EDT
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UN Women 20h
Change starts with you. This of Activism, speak up and take a stand with us to end violence against women and girls.
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Power of Priya Dec 1
We are simply over the moon to shout out from the rooftops that Sahas and mine latest adventure is finally here. Wohooooooo 💃🏼🐅 PRIYA’S MASK is a nod to the courage and sacrifices of women healthcare workers the world over.
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UN Women 23h
"We never know what would happen to the caller if we delay answering or miss a call." For front-line workers answering the hotline during the pandemic, like Naiyapak, the case load doubled, and so did their own emotional stress.
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UN Women Dec 4
23% of women living in the European Union have experienced online abuse or harassment at least once in their life. Light a firefly and join our solidarity movement against cyber violence. 👉 via
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UN Women Dec 4
When she comes forward with her story, when she speaks up about sexual harassment when she speaks truth to power, believe her.
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UN Women Dec 3
Replying to @UN_Women
6. Start a conversation Violence against women is a human rights violation that’s been perpetuated for decades. It’s pervasive, but it’s not inevitable, unless we stay silent. Use and to speak up and take a stand against gender-based violence.
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UN Women Dec 3
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António Guterres Dec 3
I'm encouraged by the support received for my call for an end to violence against women amid and beyond. As we mark the of Action against Gender-based Violence, I urge governments to take concrete steps to tackle this shadow pandemic.
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