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#Ethiopia's FM @DrTedros stresses that women's right to land is a fundamental human right #UNGA ow.ly/C5kjO v @allafrica
"Women are better off today, but still far from being equal"- @NikkivanderGaag owl.li/C5sRr via @guardian
The @WorldBank supports increased financing for medium & small businesses in #Nigeria ow.ly/C55gz
"There can be many ways of empowering women,but the key part is educating the girl child"- PM Modi of #India ow.ly/C5hI8 v @ndtv
"Hen"- new Swedish gender-neutral pronoun in Sweden breaks new grounds trib.al/0U9nMsi via @NewsweekEurope
"Time for schools to retire the word #freshman"- @drcruz32 @Womens_eNews owl.li/C4Hif
MT @GlobalFundWomen: #EqualityIs the right 2 live, 2 function & enjoy life as a woman, w/o discrimination- @blackchy: ow.ly/C4rlx
"Why women need to invest cash, not just time, in other women"- @JackiZehner @guardian owl.li/C4JWh
As front-line caretakers in #Ebola crisis, women & girls need gender-based humanitarian response owl.li/C4K71
Women & girls in #Iraq face heightened security and health risks. Read more: owl.li/C4Khj
.@phumzileunwomen: only when men take their rightful place in the home can women take their rightful place outside the home
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.@phumzileunwomen: girls' education is the most revolutionary thing the #UN can do; lack of edu a big barrier to economic empowerment
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Lots of support & enthusiasm at @free_equal's UN photo booth last week. Thx to all who came to along! #freeandequal pic.twitter.com/y52Yvwv4P7
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Meet this 6 women on the UN #SecurityCouncil in this new video: ow.ly/BByVe
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Activist calls Silicon Valley a ‘twilight zone’ for women, but sees change ahead ow.ly/BZQHs via @MarketWatch
#Genderequality starts with you: show you support equality by sharing a message w @HeforShe Campaign! #Solidarity #EqualityMonday
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Media's inaccurate portrayal of women could be one reason they're underpaid across the board ow.ly/BZNTc v @bfp_news #womeninfilm
New @ICRW report highlights strategies to end #childmarriage ow.ly/BZRO1 via @VOA_News
Photographer behind the @100ladyleaders exhibition explains why she started the project ow.ly/BZNCA v @guardian
Report documents dynamics of violence against women in South Asia, from early childhood to old age ow.ly/BYHdK #VAW
"Gender-based violence is a crime, plain and simple" - @JohnKerry ow.ly/BYG2g v @StateDept #GBV
.@EmWatson is an inspiration for taking a stand + sparking a worthy debate. #HeForShe - RT for… instagram.com/p/tgUU2TzBQN/
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RT @Half #Nigeria's president says their govt hasn't given up on freeing abducted schoolgirls. bit.ly/1utALHo #BringBackOurGirls
MT @VitalVoices: Girls & women in #India who suffer #sexualviolence shamed into ending their lives ow.ly/BZMii v @thomsonreuters
These women graffiti artists are making people talk in #Egypt ow.ly/BYYyf via @marieclaire
How providing economic opportunities for women transforms their lives bit.ly/14IZaN5 v @TheWomensFndtn
MT @VitalVoices: Multimedia initiative amplifies the voices of #Arab women fighting 4 human rights ichime.in/1wLCJ41 @TrialsofSpring
#WomeninFilm: A documentary series that finally puts women back in the history books ow.ly/BZVMb via @TheWeek
Placing women and girls at the heart of the global development agenda ow.ly/BYMBB #UNGA v @WhiteHouse
#Womeninfilm study: Only 23% of films feature a female protagonist #geenaongender pic.twitter.com/2au90yE75c
Money talks: Why women need to invest cash, not just time, in other women. ow.ly/BZLmX via @guardian
The ‘secret’ doctor on a mission to help women in #Afghanistan ow.ly/BZLh2 via @AmnestyOnline
These female photographers are telling women's stories from across the globe @NatGeo ow.ly/BZL9i v @HuffPostWomen
Joseph Gordon-Levitt wants you to start talking about what #feminism means to you ow.ly/BVhWk @hitRECordJoe v @HuffPostWomen
MT @HuffPostWomen: 21 powerful statements against sexual assault from frats at Indiana University: huff.to/Y8gol1 v @HuffingtonPost
Read @giseleofficial's Op-Ed on how climate problems impact the lives & livelihoods of women & girls ow.ly/C07qd v @HuffPostGreen
"Who said men are from Mars & women are from Venus?" Women scientists celebrate space mission ow.ly/BYFHR #India v @BBCNews
#WomenInFilm More women? Yes, a few. Better scripts? Yes, a lot. ow.ly/BYHnx via @BostonGlobe
How much do you know about women & the economy? Take our quiz & share your results! ow.ly/BSVZb #Beijing20 pic.twitter.com/goZWZpKfTf
Climate action creates jobs and improves lives. Watch this doc and get inspired! ow.ly/BZ3iR #Climate2014
More than 3000 #Yazidi women & children have been captured by IS militants & are being trafficked for sex ow.ly/BYGZX v @BBCNews
#Qatar women's basketball team withdraws from Asian Games in S. Korea after hijab ban ow.ly/BYGJz v @BBCSport
RT @together4girls 10 Major Moments For Women During U.N. Week (Plus Some Matt Damon) huff.to/YdQzjD via @HuffPostImpact
Congrats @KittenRamone - our 500,000th follower! Thanks to all for your support in the fight for #genderequality! pic.twitter.com/ELwJD07W1J
We join forces w/UfM Secretariat to promote #genderequality in Euro-Mediterranean region ow.ly/BYFU7 #UNGA pic.twitter.com/2CtcuVOYip
“For many #indigenous women, it still feels like we’re at war" #WCIP2014 #UNGA #Beijing20 pic.twitter.com/qXrvgq9YQ1