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2016 UN General Assembly Week - In Focus:
Reduced Inequalities

Braver, Stronger and Smarter – Sustainable Development Goal 10


By Wynter Oshiberu, Girls' Globe

Women and girls around the world face a multitude of inequalities, especially within the refugee population. In spite of their perilous situations, these girls have a thirst for education and eagerly run towards it.
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ACROSS NEW YORK

PRESS RELEASE

ITU and UN Women announce ‘EQUALS’: The Global Partnership for Gender Equality in the Digital Age

“It’s time to make the world more equal,” said Houlin Zhao, ITU Secretary-General. “ICTs are an essential pathway towards gender equality and gender empowerment. It is my honour to announce the launch of EQUALS, the Global Partnership for Gender Equality in the Digital Age, a program where we will collaborate with partners to generate an unstoppable global movement where women and girls are equal participants in the digital technology revolution." Read more...

SPOTLIGHT

Call to World Leaders: Girls and Women Must Be at the Center of Your Refugee Response

We cannot afford to miss this opportunity to put girls and women at the center of the world’s refugee and migrant response. They are a force for positive change and the key to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals world leaders adopted just a year ago. Read more...

VIDEO

What is Education Equity?

Carina Omoeva of FHI 360 defines education equity, and explains the impact inequity has on both individuals and society. Watch video...

BLOG

The Power of Partnerships for a Beautiful Future

Amazing things can happen when professionals come together to solve a major challenge. Johnson & Johnson's Chunmei Li, reflects on the China Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), Helping Babies Breathe (HBB) and what’s been possible, in part because of the power of professional associations. Read more...

AROUND THE WORLD

BY THE NUMBERS

Uprooted: The Growing Crisis for Refugee and Migrant Children

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Our collective efforts for the empowerment of girls and women can help end gender inequality. #UNGA #GlobalGoals
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