This autumn marks the 20th anniversary since the UN Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security (WPS). A huge milestone, it finally promised mainstream attention to women’s perspectives on and experiences of war, peace and security which women’s rights activists had been pursuing for over a century.
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A brown-bag lunch organized by the Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining
An exhibition organized by the UN Population Fund to mark the International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM. Exhibition opening on 6 February.
10 years after the Human Right to Water and Sanitation, 10 years before the end of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)10 years after the Human Right to Water and Sanitation, 10 years before the end of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Achieving SDG 6.2. on Sanitation and Hygiene, including Menstrual Health, is key to women’s and girls’ empowerment and gender equality, and the foundation for progress towards achieving universal health, education and economic development.
Une projection organisée par la Fédération Luthérienne Mondiale à l'occasion des 16 jours d'activisme contre les violences faites aux femmes en temps de guerre.
Am event co-organized by the United Nations Office at Geneva and the Permanent Mission of the United States of America.
Organized by UNIDO and UNODC together with the Permanent Missions of Finland, Norway and Sweden, the Vienna Discussion Forum will mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (25 November) by identifying progress and interlinkages between the causes and consequences of violence against women and crime prevention, criminal justice responses and women’s economic empowerment.
Des conférences et une table ronde organisées par le Bureau de promotion de l'égalité et de prévention des violences (DF-BPEV) et l'Unité interdisciplinaire de médecine et de prévention de la violence (UIMPV) des HUG.