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Agenda: Inequality – the G7 must change the endgame | ONE Campaign

Watch and share this parody video asking leaders to take real action to end inequality: Women around the world are facing a crisis and this month world leaders can do something about it. As they assemble at the G7 summit … Continue reading

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Empowering Women through Blockchain Solutions

See the new UN Women brochure “Innovation for gender equality”, you find there showcases and practices around innovation, e.g. how blockchain technology can empower women afected by humanitarian crisis or how women farmers can benefit from the Buy from Women … Continue reading

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Books about women don’t win big awards: some data | Nicola Griffith

Nicola Griffith’s study of six major awards in the last 15 years shows male subjects the predominant focus of winning novels: ” When women win literary awards for fiction it’s usually for writing from a male perspective and/or about men. … Continue reading

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#WomensProgress2015 – Transforming Economies, Realizing Women’s Rights

UN Women report “Progress of the World’s Women 2015-2016: Transforming Economies, Realizing Rights” have been launched on 27 April in  London, New York, Mexico City, Nairobi, Bangkok, Alexandria and Sydney and unveils far-reaching alternative policy agenda to transform economies and … Continue reading

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Guides to including a gender+ perspective

New resources to implement the gender perspective in evaluation are available. EvalPartners Innovation Challenge initiative of EF&GR Task Force supported the compilation of a  guide to include a gender+ perspective in VOPEs: innovating to improve institutional capacities. The guide is available … Continue reading

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Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) 2015

Gender equality in the news media was scrutinized on March 25 in more than 130 countries around the world. National newspapers, television, radio and internet news broadcasts and tweets were analyzed by the Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) from Argentina … Continue reading

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#heforshe – a positive turn for feminism?

Inviting men to take equality as their issue, too, does not only mean, to claim for their rights and to make the inequalities affecting men visible. It also means to firmly and forthright support women’s equal rights, as well as … Continue reading

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