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7 Vital Quotes From Malala Yousafzai, The UN's Youngest Messenger of Peace

7 Vital Quotes From Malala Yousafzai, The UN's Youngest Messenger of Peace

On April 10, Malala Yousafzai was designated the youngest-ever United Nations Messenger of Peace by Secretary-General António Guterres. All UN Messen... Read More »

Take Action: Check Out the New United State of Women Action Network

Take Action: Check Out the New United State of Women Action Network

Just a few days after the declared United Day of Women on December 3, the United State of Women has officially launched its very own action network.... Read More »

5 Disturbing Facts You Need to Know About Femicide

5 Disturbing Facts You Need to Know About Femicide

Violence against woman is a global problem. Lately, a form of violence called 'femicide' — a word that combines 'feminine' and 'homicide' — has been... Read More »

Watch "MAKERS: Once And For All"

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In September 1995, the UN Fourth World Conference on Women was held in Beijing, China. More than 47,000 outspoken activists and impassioned leaders ha... Read More »

Report: The Lives of Women and Girls are Improving Globally

Report: The Lives of Women and Girls are Improving Globally

Good news on the topic of women's issues around the world.  According to new report prepared by the Statistics Division of the UN Department for Econ... Read More »

Watch This UN Women PSA For Women's Equality Day

Watch This UN Women PSA For Women's Equality Day

Today marks the 95th Women's Equality Day in the United States! To celebrate, The United Nations released a PSA early Wednesday highlighting the need... Read More »