Please upgrade your browser to make full use of twiends.   chrome   firefox   ie   safari  
Want to get more twitter followers? Click here to watch our video.
UN Women
women 447,745 followers
11 heartbreaking quotes said to sexual assault survivors by their family members: v @BuzzFeed
#India: Gujarat announces 33% quota for women in police force: v @timesofindia
FGM Too Much Pain: The Voices of Refugee Women v @unhcr
A child whose mother can read is 50%more likely to survive past age of 5. @UNICEF infographic:
The Knowledge Gateway is our platfrom that offers resources for women's empowerment online & all in one place:
.@UNDP's country director @i_artaza writes abt #FGM.Read'When a harmful traditional practice becomes a crime' v @UNDP
Gender equality and women’s empowerment are key to addressing global poverty: via amprog
Last year, 25 musicians from 20 countries came together to create 'We are One Woman'. HEAR the powerful song:
Why is the world of sport less female-friendly than a war zone? v @guardian
1 out of 10 women in the U.S. is running a new busnss & women r the happiest entreprneurs, study says v @Forbes
#Kenya: Dr Linah Kilimo ran away frm hr home 2escape #FGM.Says 'to end cutting we have to make everyone accountable’:
Laila Was 13 When She Was Forced Into Marriage. Now She's Speaking Up For Change: v @HuffingtonPost
RT @GlobalFundWomen: "Women are used as a weapon for retaliation" - our ally in Erbil, #Iraq. Read mre in @thenation:
This Young Woman Footballer Is More Popular Than Messi in Her Remote Village in #Nepal: via @globalvoices
#Rwanda: 20 Years After genocide, A Look Back At How Women Rebuilt Their Country v @HuffPostImpact
A #Sudanese man who lost his family in civil war walks 1000 km to raise money 4 disadvantaged girls education: v @SBS
Goodwill Ambassador @EmWatson protests against Turkish politcn's claim women shld not laugh out loud v@Telegraphnews
Amid an uncertain future, #Syrian children attend a newly opened school in Iraq's Baherka refugee camp: v @UNICEF
This month, we're focusing on girls & young women for #Beijing20. Learn more here:
“I will keep very strong”: An Ethiopian girl fghts her parents' decision to marry her at age 16 v @UNFPA
Read ED @phumzileunwomen 's statement on the occasion of the first World Day against Trafficking in Persons:
Nnenna Agba emphasizes the role of #education to empower Nigerian girls via @PravdaRu #BringBackOurGirls
President Obama Announces New #YALI Centers to Support Young, Emerging Leaders in #Africa: v @MCFoundation
.@WorldBank Data Minute teaches us how gender & ethnicity can trap large groups of people in poverty: