World News Digest

Saparinah Sadli continues to fight for justice

25 July 2017

A nation-builder and trailblazer in gender issues and human rights, ... for women's rights and fighting against gender-based violence in the country.

CARICOM seeks support for women, adolescent girls and children

25 July 2017

... is an illustration of CARICOM's collective endeavours to reduce adolescent pregnancy, cervical cancer, gender-based violence, and mother-to-child ...

UNICEF Burundi Humanitarian Situation Report - Mid-Year Review, 30 June 2017

24 July 2017

... (PPSM) and other partners for appropriate care; 38 children (34 girls and 4 boys) are being supported as survivors of gender-based violence (GBV).

Joint UN-AU delegation to focus on women's participation and leadership in electoral and peace ...

24 July 2017

They will also call on the government to ensure the protection of women and girls' rights, safeguarding them from gender-based violence, including ...

Ahead of October elections, Security Council urges Liberia to plan for safe, credible polls

24 July 2017

... of sexual and gender-based violence, said the statement signed by Ambassador Liu Jieyi, who holds the rotating presidency for the month of July.