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Updated On: Saturday, 17 November 2018
Development Issues
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
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‘Virginity testing’: a human rights violation, with no s...

Content by: UN News Centre The statement, which was issued during the World Congress of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) in Rio de Janeiro,

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Monday, 08 October 2018
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‘Stronger’ effort must be made to cement peace deal for ...

Content by: UN News Centre The delegation’s there to express solidarity with the people and leadership of the country, in support of the

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Monday, 15 October 2018
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Investing in rural women and girls, ‘essential’ for ever...

Content by: UN News Centre “The empowerment of rural women and girls is essential to building a prosperous, equitable and peaceful future

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Friday, 05 October 2018
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Nobel Peace Prize goes to UN Goodwill Ambassador and Congole...

Content by: UN News Centre The decision to jointly-award the prestigious prize, has the potential to help end the use of sexual violence

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Friday, 12 October 2018
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Continuing incarceration of women’s rights activists in Sa...

Content by: UN News Centre UN human rights experts are urging Saudi Arabia to “immediately and unconditionally” release all women human

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Friday, 28 September 2018
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Access to legal abortion services needed, to prevent 47,000 ...

Content by: UN News Centre “Unsafe abortions cause the deaths of some 47,000 women each year and a further five million suffer some form

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