"It is brutal,” Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, the executive director of UN Women, said of the current environment for women.
Several major companies announce a new push to remove gender stereotypes from commercials.
How do you fix a problem if the people in power don’t see a problem?
We must not miss the opportunity to set this right.
"Our world needs more women leaders."
We carried the Olympic Flame cheering for the thousands of women athletes who will be part of the Rio Games and who, with
On July 24th, 2016, we celebrated with the people of Colombia the historic commitment by the Government and FARC-EP at the Havana Peace Talks Table to ensure that one of the agreement's fundamental objectives is to promote gender equality and the empowerment of women.
We mourn the death on 7 July of Lesbia Yaneth, an environmental activist in Honduras and member of the Council of Indigenous Peoples of Honduras. Her murder closely follows that of her colleague Berta Cáceres, and defender of human rights and a fellow Copinh member, Nelson García.
The drugging, abduction and violent gang rape of a 16-year-old girl in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil calls us all to turn the tide of sexual violence against women and girls in Brazil and in every country in the world.
UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka called the research "a wake-up call to media houses and newsrooms."