UN Women

UN Women


UN Women is the #UN entity for #genderequality & women's empowerment. Executive Director: @phumzileunwomen.

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It's International Volunteer Day! You can volunteer for gender equality by: 💙Supporting women's shelters 💙Mentoring young girls 💙Joining local women's rights organizations #VolunteerNow  #IVD2021 

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Violence against women and girls has surged during #COVID19 . Together with @UNDP , new global #GenderTracker  data finds that at least 14 countries have started taking steps to address this violence as part of longer-term recovery plans: #16Days 

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Let’s turn the #16Days  of Activism into 365 days of action! Here’s some advice from activists around the world on everyday actions we can all take to #OrangeTheWorld  and help end violence against women:

If you’re concerned about a friend who may be experiencing violence or feels unsafe around someone, learn how you can help them find safety and support: #OrangeTheWorld  #16Days 

#COVID19 has come with a shadow pandemic of violence against women, and countries are responding. 64% of the world’s 853 policy measures to address violence against women aim to strengthen services for survivors. #16Days  #OrangeTheWorld  @UNDP 

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During the #COVID19  pandemic, online and ICT-facilitated violence against women and girls continues to be heightened. This #16Days , commit to making social media and online spaces safer for girls.

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Recognize these signs? You can find help and advice for yourself or someone you care about here: #OrangeTheWorld  #16Days 

Choices made during the #COVID19  pandemic will impact recovery, peace and stability for years to come. Let's work together to build a better for future for women and girls affected by conflict and crises.

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25 November is the International Day to End Violence against Women & the world 🌎 is turning orange 🧡 to stand against gender-based violence. Let’s kick off the #16Days  of Activism and #OrangeTheWorld !

❌mankind ✔️humankind ❌chairman ✔️chair ❌congressman ✔️legislator ❌businessman ✔️representative ❌policeman ✔️police officer ❌landlord ✔️owner ❌boyfriend/girlfriend ✔️partner Use your language to fight gender bias with gender-neutral expressions!

RESPECT WOMEN. That's It. That's the Tweet. #IWD2021 

Retweet if you really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really want a gender-equal world. #IWD2021 

Top 10 countries that have achieved gender equality: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. There are none. We need to step up our efforts for a better future. #GenerationEquality 

Retweet if you really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really want more #WomenInScience .

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Top 10 countries that have achieved gender equality: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. There are none. Will you join us and step up for a better future? #IWD2021 

Respect women. That's it. That's the tweet.

Respect women at work. Respect women at home. Respect women at school. Respect women in politics. Respect women in science. Respect women on the road. Respect women in the streets. Respect women on public transport. Respect women online. Respect women EVERYWHERE.

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