Nigerian protest group Feminist Coalition asked protesters to stay home after recent violence, saying young people "need to stay alive to pursue our dreams." At least 56 have been killed, says @AmnestyOnline , many by security forces. Police also shot a man in the street on Wednesday.
At the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration & Platform for Action, @JustinTrudeau , Prime Minister of Canada & co-leader of the #GenerationEquality Action Coalition on Feminist Movements & Leadership, acknowledged & recommitted to the Platform's unfinished business.
As co-leader of the #GenerationEquality Forum Action Coalition on Feminist Action for Climate Justice, Costa Rica's Vice President@epsycampbell invited world leaders to build "societies based on the rights of all women" at the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Platform for Action.
As co-leaders of the #GenerationEquality Forum Action Coalition on Technology & Innovation for Gender Equality, Finish President@niinisto & Armenian Dep. Prime Minister@AvinyanTigran committed to support feminist tech at the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Platform for Action.
We are proud to be one of the global leaders of the #GenerationEquality Action Coalition on Feminist Movements and Leadership. Together with @UN_Women & partners, we will work to accelerate transformative and irreversible progress towards gender equality: