UN Women (@UN_Women )

UN Women

Bio UN Women is the UN entity for gender equality & womens empowerment. Join #GenerationEquality for an equal future.
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Hootsuite Inc. : Women’s equal participation in economic and social life is essential to helping societies transition out of fragility into prosperity post-#COVID19.

via World Bank

Hootsuite Inc. : As health systems across the globe struggle to cope with the #COVID19 response, sexual and reproductive health and rights risk being sidelined.

This #WorldPopulationDay, see how UNFPA is taking action: unf.pa/pop


Hootsuite Inc. : In some parts of the 🌎, infection rates of #COVID19 are much higher among female health care workers than that of their male counterparts.

Our new report showcases the latest evidence on the gendered impacts of the pandemic: unwo.men/cqFt50AuDat cc:LSE Health Policy

Hootsuite Inc. : #DidYouKnow: When girls are given the power to make an informed choice about marriage, they marry later?

Say #AgainstMyWill and join UNFPA in defying the practices, like child marriage, that harm women and girls and undermine equality: unwo.men/RywH50AuD66 #SWOP2020

Hootsuite Inc. : Its #WorldPopulationDay!

Did you know, on average, women live longer than men in all regions and countries?

⚡ Get more facts straight from our #WomensProgress2019 report here: unwo.men/wmch50AuCMQ

Hootsuite Inc. : This #WorldPopulationDay, were calling for investments into sexual & reproductive healthcare services for all women.

Are you with us? #GenerationEquality

Hootsuite Inc. : According to rights organizations in Pakistan, women working in the informal sector are most impacted by domestic violence. Many have lost their jobs and are now confined to small homes, stuck with their abuser.

More from DW News.


Hootsuite Inc. : Meet the women of Peace Villages in Java, Indonesia, who show what solidarity and resilience look like.

With the support of UN Women AsiaPacific they are facing the challenges brought by the #COVID19 pandemic. unwo.men/pVVx50AtWUH

Hootsuite Inc. : New data indicates that women are doing more household duties and care work than men as people around the world continue to stay home due to #COVID19.

Learn more on the #WomenCount Data Hub.


Hootsuite Inc. : While 57% of respondents to a new survey by Pew Research Center think the push for gender equality hasn't gone far enough, the most jarring finding may be that 1 in 4 men think that women's progress toward equality has come at the expense of men. FORTUNE fortune.com/2020/07/07/doe…

Hootsuite Inc. : NEW REPORT:

Find the latest evidence & data on the gendered impacts of the #COVID19 pandemic and the long-term effects on the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.


Twitter Web App : Mubera Hodžić Lemeš manages a safe house in Bosnia and Herzegovina. She talks about how #COVID19 created additional challenges for many survivors of violence who lost their jobs & their hopes for an independent future: unwo.men/ot1350AtN8w

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Twitter Web App : 📣📣THIS JUST IN! #WeEmpower 🇪🇺🇺🇳 of UN Women International Labour Organization #EU will host a dialogue in honour of World Youth Skills Day (#WYSD).

Come share your ideas and recommendations on how to #BuildBackBetter from #COVID19!

🗓️16 July, 9 AM EDT!
🔗Register👉 unwo.men/o12B50Au6k4

Hootsuite Inc. : Through the stories of 5 women, all living in different parts of the world, find out what access to data, information equality and living with the #COVID19 crisis is like. #WomenCount

Hootsuite Inc. : The #COVID19 crisis continues to reveal our society’s reliance on women, both on the front line and at home, and expose structural inequalities. unwo.men/1lkA50AsY5T

Hootsuite Inc. : Women & men are still not treated equal.

Despite improvements in some areas, full #GenderEquality remains unreached.

Get the latest data in UN DESA’s #SDGreport: unwo.men/1fSt50Arz2P #SDGs #HLPF

Hootsuite Inc. : Germany has approved a new strategy for fighting gender inequality, the first of its kind in the country. 👏👏 via DW News


Hootsuite Inc. : To all the women who have been told that they are:

too loud,
too emotional,
too ambitious,
too difficult,
too bossy,
too much,

We hear you.
We believe in you.
We stand with you.

Let's fight the stereotypes together. #GenerationEquality pic.twitter.com/IQGprhIjAz

Twitter Web App : On 21 July, #UNGA & UN Women will be holding an interactive multi-stakeholder hearing on the 25th anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women #GenderEquality

Registration for NGOs in Consultative #ECOSOC Status is open until TOMORROW: indico.un.org/event/34558/