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Arabic 1325 video with English subtitles

Friday, October 9, 2020

Launched by the Government of Jordan in 2017, the Jordanian National Action Plan on UN Security Council resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security (#JONAP) is a comprehensive national framework to promote equal participation and full involvement of women in all efforts related to maintaining and promoting peace and security. The Jordanian National Commission for Women and UN Women works to achieve its goals with the support of the Governments of Canada, Finland, Norway, Spain, United Kingdom....

Arabic VIP video with English Subtitles

Friday, October 9, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic unexpectedly and vividly demonstrated the value of Jordan’s National Action Plan on UN Security Council resolution 1325 and the role of women frontline responders, including those serving in security sector agencies. In Jordan, the Public Security Directorate and Jordanian Armed Forces quickly mobilized to provide protection and prevention services to citizens, especially survivors of violence, during Jordan’s rigorous confinement.

Youth for Women, Peace and Security | Generations For Peace and UN Women Jordan

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

With the support of the European Union, Generations For Peace and UN Women are mobilizing 33,000 youth across Jordan to raise awareness on Jordan’s National Action Plan (JONAP) on UNSCR 1325 on Women, Peace and Security and the important role women can play in preventing conflict, promoting peace and security.

Introducing the Digital Forum on Women in Media and Gender-Sensitive Reporting During COVID-19

Monday, July 20, 2020

On 29 June 2020, UN Women and the Jordanian National Commission for Women presented the initiative ‘Digital Forum on Women in Media and Gender-Sensitive Reporting During the COVID-19 Pandemic’ during the Youm Jadeed programme of Jordan TV. The Forum took place on 1 July 2020 and focused on the fundamental connections between pandemics, journalism and gender equality, as well as the role of gender-sensitive reporting during crises such as the COVID-19 outbreak. This initiative is held under the...

Women officers undertake vital work across Jordan

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Women officers from the Public Security Directorate continue to undertake vital work across Jordan, supporting citizens and carefully applying critical mitigation measures against the spread of Coronavirus, as screened on Jordan TV. #JONAP Video courtesy of Public Security Directorate

UN Women Karak Kick-Start Workshop

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Find out how women like Eman Nabelese, are unlocking their entrepreneurial potential and developing their micro-businesses with the support of their mentors under the ‘Mentoring for Success’ programme led by Mowgli and UN Women, with the generous support of EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian Crisis (the"Madad Fund”).

Yasmin Al Uqaili - EFE Jordan Graduation

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Yasmin Al Uqaili is using the vocational and livelihood skills she developed in the four-week intensive ‘Call Centre and Customer Service’ training to find her first work opportunity. Find out more about her experience as a trainee on the ‘Economic Empowerment Programme for women in Jordan’ led by Education for Employment- Jordan and UN Women, with the generous support of EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian Crisis (the"Madad Fund") and the Governments of France and Japan.

Overcoming obstacles and defying hurdles, a journey of economic empowerment

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Yasmin Al Uqaili is using the vocational and livelihood skills she developed in the four-week intensive ‘Call Centre and Customer Service’ training to find her first work opportunity. Find out more about her experience as a trainee on the ‘Economic Empowerment Programme for women in Jordan’ led by Education for Employment- Jordan and UN Women, with the generous support of EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian Crisis (the"Madad Fund") and the Governments of France and Japan.

Nour Fayez - EFE Jordan Graduation

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Find out how women like Nour Fayez are unlocking their potential through access to vocational training and capacity-building opportunities under the ‘Economic Empowerment Programme for women in Jordan’ led by Education for Employment- Jordan and UN Women, with the generous support of EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian Crisis (the"Madad Fund") and the Governments of France and Japan.

Unlocking true potential through vocational training

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Find out how women like Nour Fayez are unlocking their potential through access to vocational training and capacity-building opportunities under the ‘Economic Empowerment Programme for women in Jordan’ led by Education for Employment- Jordan and UN Women, with the generous support of EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian Crisis (the"Madad Fund") and the Governments of France and Japan.

EFE Graduation in Jordan 2020

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Education for Employment- Jordan in partnership with UN Women has been working to provide opportunities and vocational training programmes for unemployed Jordanian and Syrian women offered by EFE-Jordan under the ‘Economic Empowerment Programme for women in Jordan.’ Over (number) women have successfully graduated from the programme and are now using their newly found skills to access economic and livelihood opportunities. Funded through the generous support of the EU Regional Trust Fund in...

Over 100 young women from Amman and Zarqa graduate from professional development trainings to access the labour market

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Education for Employment- Jordan in partnership with UN Women has been working to provide opportunities and vocational training programmes for unemployed Jordanian and Syrian women offered by EFE-Jordan under the ‘Economic Empowerment Programme for women in Jordan.’ Over (number) women have successfully graduated from the programme and are now using their newly found skills to access economic and livelihood opportunities. Funded through the generous support of the EU Regional Trust Fund in...

#Sheis

Thursday, August 1, 2019

#SheIs team spirit, #SheIs peace, #SheIs a FIFA World Champion! In honour of the final FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 match, Generations for Peace and UN Women Jordan are celebrating all that #SheIs! Join us in highlighting the women in your community. Watch to learn more and find out all who #SheIs! #time2challenge #FIFAWWC

#Sheis...Linda Khirfan

Thursday, August 1, 2019

#SheIs strength, #SheIs determination, #SheIs a champion! Linda Khirfan is 1 of 10 professional female kickboxers in Jordan. Join Generations for Peace and UN Women in celebrating women who inspire youth in their community. #time2challenge #DareToShine

What matters is how well you play

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Generations for Peace and UN Women are challenging expectations and perceptions of women in sports In honour of the final women's world cup match, we asked a group of boys to participate in a FIFA video game challenge. Watch below to find out their reactions and see if they are up to the challenge!#time2challenge #SheIs #DareToShine

UN Women incentive-based volunteerism programme in the Oasis Centre in Jordan

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Aniesa highlights her experience during her enrollment within the home-maintenance under the UN Women incentive-based volunteerism programme in the Oasis Center for Resilience and Empowerment of women and Girls’ the Taibeh Center in Karak, in Jordan. UN Women has now expanded the Oasis empowerment model to eight pilot centers launched in early 2019 in partnership with the Ministry of Social Development, to support vulnerable Jordanian communities.

A short documentary of four Jordanian Women Entrepreneurs and their achievements

Sunday, April 14, 2019

A short documentary highlighting the journey of four Jordanian Women Entrepreneurs and their achievements in the commemoration of International Women’s Day: - Manal Al Wazani, Founder of Al Ghoor Agricultural Sustainable Project - Sawsan Al Taweel, Project Manager of Canadian Federations of Jordan - Dr. Areej Talilan, Director of the first Business Incubator in Mafraq - Valentina Qussisiya, CEO of Abdul Hameed Shoman Foundation (AHSF) Credits: Ro’ya TV #WomensDay #Jordan #unwomen...

An opportunity for resilience and empowerment

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

A special tour of UN Women’s ‘Oasis Center for Resilience and Empowerment of Women and Girls’ with Baheera, a Syrian refugee woman living with her husband and four children in the Za’atari refugee camp and enrolled in UN Women’s cash-for-work programme. Credits: UN Women/ Christopher Herwig

JONAP - Mr Ziad Sheikh - Ms Tarja Fernández,

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Ensuring the advancement of the Women, Peace and Security agenda is at the forefront of the Jordanian National Action Plan on UNSCR 1325. Through a participative and inclusive process, the implementation of the JONAP continues to yield robust partnerships between national and international partners, contributing to the success of the implementation. Mr Ziad Sheikh, UN Women Jordan Representative and H.E Ambassador Ms Tarja Fernández, Ambassador of Finland to Jordan, Lebanon and Syria, highlight...

JONAP - Dr Salma Nims - Ms Tone Allers,

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Ensuring the advancement of the Women, Peace and Security agenda is at the forefront of the Jordanian National Action Plan on UNSCR 1325. Through a participative and inclusive process, the implementation of the JONAP continues to yield robust partnerships between national and international partners, contributing to the success of the implementation. Dr Salma Nims, Jordanian National Commission for Women Secretary-General and H.E Ambassador Ms Tone Allers, Ambassador of Norway to Jordan,...

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