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22 October 2017

Cartoon Competition on Domestic Violence and Child Marriage for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

From 25th November, which is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women to 10th December, the Human Rights Day - 16 days of Activism, is a time to join hands and forces to end violence against women and girls around the world. To mark the campaign this year, UNFPA Jordan Country Office (CO) is using

8 March 2017

Statement of UNFPA Executive Director

Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on International Women’s Day, 8 March 2017 Gender equality is a human right. Women are entitled to live in dignity and in freedom from want and fear, without discrimination. Gender equality is also vital to sustainable development, peace and security. It’s not just

8 March 2017

شجرة الصفصاف امرأة قوية في مجتمع متهالك

  يقال أن المرأة نصف المجتمع، أو أنها أنها كشجرة صفصاف تلقي بظلالها على من حولها، أي أنها تحميهم وتمنع عنهم الأذى. وقد وضعت المنظمات الدولية المعنية بحقوق المرأة موضوع النوع الاجتماعي على رأس أولوياتها ليس فقط دفاعا عن المساواة بين الرجل والمرأة في الحقوق والمسؤوليات، إنما أيضا كوسيلة لتحقيق التقدم الاقتصادي والاجتماعي وحتى

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