- Anti-violence interventions (2)
- Ending violence against women and girls (2)
- Executive Director (1)
- Trafficking/sexual exploitation (1)
- Rape/sexual assault (1)
- Gender equality and women’s empowerment (1)
- Feminicide/femicide (1)
- Sexual harassment (1)
- Political violence (1)
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Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Dunya Khalil* and Basma Hamed* are both survivors of domestic violence. Living in a rural area, with limited livelihood opportunities and confronted with the need to provide for their children, they found protection support and counseling services at the women and girls’ centre in Ajloun operated by the Institute for Family Health and UN Women, with the generous support of the Government of Japan.
Friday, November 20, 2015
In her statement to mark this year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka says “if we all work together: governments, civil society organizations, the UN system, businesses, schools, and individuals mobilizing through new solidarity movements, we will eventually achieve a more equal world—a Planet 50-50—where women and girls can and will live free from violence”.