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Video interview of Dr. Emma Fulu with Veronica Pedrosa of Al Jazeera

Thursday, September 19, 2013

In this video interview, Dr. Emma Fulu, Research Specialist for Partners for Prevention, speaks with Veronica Pedrosa of Aljazeera on the findings of the study The study, entitled "Why Do Some Men Use Violence against Women and How Can We Prevent It? Quantitative Findings from the UN Multi-country Study on Men and Violence in Asia and the Pacific." The study was conducted by Partners for Prevention, a regional joint programme of UNDP, UNFPA, UN Women and UNV programme in Asia and the Pacific and...

Fiji: Women Vendors of Nasau Village

Friday, August 9, 2013

The 25-minute documentary captures the journey undertaken every week by the rural women of Nasau village, which is located in Fiji's Tailevu highlands. The journey starts with a long distance walk in the early morning to collect the produce these women will sell. They then load it and other village produce into hired carriers before dawn and embark on a hazardous journey to Suva. At the market in Suva, the vendors sometimes resort to sleeping on the pavement until the market is officially opened...

Domestic Workers Rap - Protecting Migrant Domestic Workers: Enhancing their development potential

Friday, June 14, 2013

Representatives from government agencies, civil society organizations including MFA, IDWN, APWLD and MMN, ILO and UN WOMEN performed Domestic Workers Rap entitled "Protecting Migrant Domestic Workers: Enhancing their development potential" as part of a side event during the Asia Pacific Regional Preparatory Meeting for the General Assembly High Level Dialogue on Migration and Development at United Nations Conference Centre, Bangkok, Thailand on 31st May 2013. The Domestic Workers Rap calls for...

Safe Cities Part 2: Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Thursday, May 23, 2013

The "Safe Cities Part 2" video revisits Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea to explore the current circumstances of that city's marketplaces. It shows the progress made during the first phase of implementation of this Safe Cities pilot programme. Jointly implemented by UN Women and the National Capital District Commission (NCDC), the project is also supported by the New Zealand Aid Programme, the Government of Spain and the Australian Aid Programme (AusAID). During a recent visit from Australian...

Gender Dividend - A Global Trend

Friday, May 17, 2013

The Gender Dividend is a global trend. Do you know what the gender dividend is? Do you know why the gender dividend brings a win-win-win situation? Do you know how to get your gender dividend? This animation video tells you all.

Cambodia: Youth Leaders Take On Domestic Violence

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Youth play an important role in shaping the future free of violence. With support from the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women, Youth Star Cambodia enlisted 20 university graduates for volunteer service in rural districts for youth-led mobilization to address domestic violence. By empowering their peers to realize their potential as community actors, Youth Star volunteers opened a space for dialogue and vitalized communities to take action on previously taboo issues. (Producer: UN...

Safe Cities: Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 2012

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Port Moresby is one of five pilot cities -- along with Quito, Kigali, New Delhi and Cairo -- participating in UN Women's Global Programme "Safe Cities Free of Violence against Women and Girls." Operating successfully since its December 2010 launch, the project, entitled "Port Moresby: A Safer City for Women and Girls," aims to develop, test, evaluate and disseminate a model that makes cities safer for women and girls. Port Moresby -- Papua New Guinea's capital -- is characterized by poor and...

Time for Women: An Interview with Two of Papua New Guinea's Newest Women Parliamentarians

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Since Papua New Guinea's independence in 1975, none of its parliaments have comprised more than 2 per cent of women. Efforts to address traditional attitudes in the country and support women candidates and voters have shown signs of impact, yet the political landscape for women remains a tough one. In an interview with UN Women, two of the three women members of parliament (MPs) elected in the July 2012 polls detail the challenges they overcame on their respective campaign paths and their...

Timor-Leste Martial Arts PSA on Ending Violence against Women

Monday, February 25, 2013

Youth martial arts groups fight to end violence against women in Timor-Leste

For Good: Stories of Return to the Philippines

Thursday, February 21, 2013

UN Women Philippines launched in 2012 a video documentary: "For Good: Stories of Return to the Philippines" to raise the public awareness on the plight of women migrant workers and their families. The documentary explored four facets of return and reintegration of women migrant workers using interviews based on actual experiences of Filipina women returnees from Middle East and North African region. The documentary investigated initiatives on return and integration of a local government and a...

UN Women Deputy Executive Director John Hendra interviews with Thailand's Nation TV (Part1)

Thursday, January 10, 2013

UN Women Deputy Executive Director John Hendra interviews with the Nation TV of Thailand on the results of the First ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Women in Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic, on 19 October 2012.

UN Women Deputy Executive Director John Hendra interviews with Thailand's Nation TV (Part 2)

Thursday, January 10, 2013

UN Women Deputy Executive Director John Hendra interviews with the Nation TV of Thailand on the results of the First ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Women in Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic, on 19 October 2012.

China: The Gender Dividend PSA

Thursday, December 13, 2012

This is an animated PSA on the "gender dividend" and global trends.

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Friday, December 7, 2012

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The Changemakers

Monday, December 3, 2012

When women leaders assert themselves, their presence goes from mere political representation to effective political participation. UN Women is working with the Government of India to strengthen the leadership skills and confidence of women leaders in gram panchayats (village councils) so they can make informed decisions that benefit all.

Gender Responsive Budgeting: Philippines

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

This video focuses on the use of Gender Responsive Budgeting in the Philippines as a tool to promote development and women's rights. Testimonies from government officials and other advocates underline the role they can play promoting development. The video further outlines continuing challenges, as well as other strategies to enhance gender responsive budgeting, while exploring the final impact on development.

Gender Responsive Budgeting: Indonesia

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

This video focuses on the use of Gender Responsive Budgeting in Indonesia as a tool to promote development and women's rights. Testimonies from government officials and other advocates underline the role they can play promoting development. The video further outlines continuing challenges, as well as other strategies to enhance gender responsive budgeting, while exploring the final impact on development.

Gender Responsive Budgeting: Timor-Leste, Philippines and Indonesia

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

This video focuses on the use of Gender Responsive Budgeting in Timor-Leste, the Philippines and Indonesia as a tool to promote development and women's rights. Testimonies from government officials and other advocates underline the role they can play promoting development. The video further outlines continuing challenges, as well as other strategies to enhance gender responsive budgeting, while exploring the final impact on development.

Orchida Ramadhania: Regional Networks

Monday, November 26, 2012

Orchida Ramadhania is a member of the Southeast Asian Women's Caucus, and founder of AKSI, a young Indonesian NGO. Here she discusses the benefits of working as a cohesive network at the regional level.

Gender Responsive Budgeting: Timor-Leste

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

This video focuses on the use of Gender Responsive Budgeting in Timor-Leste as a tool to promote development and women's rights. Testimonies from government officials and other advocates underline the role they can play promoting development. The video further outlines continuing challenges, as well as other strategies to enhance gender responsive budgeting, while exploring the final impact on development.

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