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If your organization is committed to gender equality, then it’s time that you’re acknowledged for it! Apply for the UN Women 2020 Asia-Pacific WEPs Awards today! www.asiapacificwepsawards.orgOrganised by WeEmpowerAsia, a UN Women programme funded by and in partnership with the European Union.#WeEmpowerAsia #WEPsAwards #WEPs10

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UN Women 2021 Thailand WEPs Awards Ceremony | งานประกาศผลรางวัล UN Women 2021 Thailand WEPs Awards

Date: Wednesday, 20 October 2021

ร่วมพิธีประกาศผลรางวัล UN Women 2021 Thailand WEPs Awards พบกับองค์กรผู้ชนะรางวัลซึ่งเป็นผู้นำด้านการส่งเสริมความเท่าเทียมทางเพศ และศักยภาพสตรีในภาคธุรกิจ เพื่อนำไปสู่การเจริญเติบโตที่ยั่งยืนของธุรกิจและเศรษฐกิจ ในวันที่ 21 ตุลาคม 2564 เวลา 14.00 น. ทาง Facebook และ YouTube Liveจัดโดยโครงการ WeEmpowerAsia สำนักงาน UN Women ประจำภาคพื้นเอเชียและแปซิฟิก 🇺🇳 และสหภาพยุโรป (European Union) 🇪🇺สนับสนุนโดย องค์การ Investing in Women…

International Youth Day 2021 – UN Women Indonesia

Date: Thursday, 14 October 2021

Young people have the power to change the world.On International #YouthDay, hear the voices of UN Women National Youth Gender Activists sharing their visions for the future and how you can take actions to achieve gender equality.

Women in Conflict with the Law

Date: Thursday, 14 October 2021

[Tagalog subtitle: https://youtu.be/xHrohxsJ8OU]Across the globe, the number of women imprisoned is rising. This is happening at a much faster rate than the increase in the overall prison population. There is a higher global number of female prisoners convicted of drug-related offenses (35%) than their male counterparts (19 %). These figures illustrate the disproportionate impact of narcotic policies and imprisonment upon women, who often…

“We for Us” | Women’s Access to Justice X Art

Date: Tuesday, 12 October 2021

Visit the exhibition: https://asiapacific.unwomen.org/en/digital-library/multimedia/2021/09/w… are excited to present “We for Us” – a digital art platform showcasing a body of work co-created by two gender equality advocates, a curator, and four artists from Nepal.More: https://asiapacific.unwomen.…

3 Years | UN Women China

Date: Tuesday, 5 October 2021

When UN Women first began to consider the way that climate change was hitting rural women in China, it was Qinghai that first came to mind. A large, sparsely populated province stretched high across the Tibetan Plateau, Qinghai has seen an unprecedented jump in precipitation and extreme weather, wreaking havoc on rural livelihoods. Its rural labor force also has a largely female face, being around 70-80 percent women. More:…

UN Women's Second Chance Education and Vocational Learning (SCE) Programme in India

Date: Friday, 1 October 2021

In 2018, UN Women initiated the development of a Second Chance Education and Vocational Learning (SCE) programme that would provide marginalized women who have lost out on education with pathways to employment through a tailored learn-to-earn approach. Through this short documentary, we bring to the forefront and celebrate individual journeys of women as part of the UN Women's SCE Programme in India. These women fight different battles every day and emerge undefeated.Learn more about…

Youth Activism Accelerator: Chamathya Fernando

Date: Thursday, 30 September 2021

Join Chamathya (28) from Sri Lanka in the conversation on generation equality and youth engagement in Asia and the Pacific.

Youth Activism Accelerator: Alanieta Atama

Date: Thursday, 30 September 2021

Join Alanieta (24) from Fiji in the conversation on climate justice and youth engagement in Fiji.

#SecondChanceIndia | Mina Devi

Date: Wednesday, 29 September 2021

Featuring – Mina Devi: Mina has fought her own battles against patriarchal norms and gender-based discrimination. She boldly took her Second Chance towards education, and this is her story as part of the UN Women’s Second Chance Education and Vocational Learning (SCE) Programme in Bihar, India. Mina is a Learner with the SCE programme. In 2018, UN Women initiated the development of the Second Chance Education and Vocational Learning (SCE) programme that would provide marginalized women who…

Floods Make Thousands Displaced in Rohingya Camps I Cox’s Bazar I Bangladesh

Date: Tuesday, 28 September 2021

On 27 July, heavy monsoon rainfall started in Cox’s Bazar leading to flash flooding, waterlogging, and landslides across the Rohingya camp areas. According to the Inters Sector Coordination Group, there are 46,545 refugees in need of assistance and 21,000 people have been displaced as of 1 August.Following the flood, UN Women has consulted with affected people, women leaders, especially women and girls on their needs; and distributed non-food items including cloths, sandals, sleeping mats,…

Youth Activism Accelerator: Kirthi Jayakumar

Date: Friday, 24 September 2021

Join Kirthi (33) from India in the conversation on safe spaces and youth engagement in Asia and the Pacific.

Youth Activism Accelerator: Hanbeet Rhee

Date: Friday, 24 September 2021

Join Hanbeet in the conversation on the power of solidarity and youth engagement in Asia and the Pacific.

Youth Activism Accelerator: Zahra Al Hilaly

Date: Friday, 24 September 2021

Join Zahra (21) in the conversation on grassroots activists and youth engagement in Asia and the Pacific.

Youth Activism Accelerator: Satoko Yamaguchi

Date: Friday, 24 September 2021

Join Satoko (30) from Japan in the conversation on inclusive processes and youth engagement in Asia and the Pacific.

What happened during the Youth Activism Accelerator?

Date: Friday, 24 September 2021

Over the course of three days, youth activists from across the region gathered to learn and exchange experiences on principles of feminist leadership and activism, and good practices for promoting safe and inclusive spaces.

Empowered Women, Peaceful Communities: Balakrishnan Meenakshi

Date: Monday, 20 September 2021

Empowered Women, Peaceful Communities’ is a project implemented by UN Women with support from the Government of Japan. The project empowers women to strengthen peacebuilding processes and enhance social cohesion in Sri Lanka.

Empowered Women, Peaceful Communities: Piyadaas Gokulachelvi

Date: Monday, 20 September 2021

Empowered Women, Peaceful Communities’ is a project implemented by UN Women with support from the Government of Japan. The project empowers women to strengthen peacebuilding processes and enhance social cohesion in Sri Lanka.

Empowered Women, Peaceful Communities: R Ketheeswaran

Date: Monday, 20 September 2021

Empowered Women, Peaceful Communities’ is a project implemented by UN Women with support from the Government of Japan. The project empowers women to strengthen peacebuilding processes and enhance social cohesion in Sri Lanka.

Do more, for her and for the family

Date: Friday, 17 September 2021

UN Women China office together with IKEA China launched the theme video and exhibition “Do more, for her and for the family” yesterday in Beijing. The project aims not only to demonstrate the value of unpaid care work but also calls for a more positive social norm for the equitable distribution between all genders. How long do you normally spend doing domestic chores or taking care of your loved ones? Watch the video, share the care, let change happen.