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27 Jan 2017
On February 11, 2017, the United Nations and partners will observe the second annual International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Per the UN website, Science and gender equality are both vital for the achievement of the internationally agreed development goals, including the ...
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17 Jan 2017
As the Pacific braces itself for another cyclone season, UN Women is leading efforts to ensure that women and girls are at the centre of disaster preparedness, response and recovery work.
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17 Jan 2017
To better target programs and distribute aid most effectively, gender experts have become sought after in the development sector. But they weren't ...
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17 Jan 2017
Ms. Sen said that when the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted in September 2015, UN Women, formally known as the UN Entity ...
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17 Jan 2017
Most industries feature a gender gap of some kind, and smart-home ... We know that smart-home tech promises ways to increase energy efficiency in ...
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30 Nov 2016
Inaugural lecture dr. Joy Clancy The effects of the energy transition have been addressed in numerous ways. The political and economic effects are under a magnifying glass, as the impacts are considered to be huge for the coming decades. But what is the relation between energy transition and gender equality? Dr. Joy Clancy, who held her inaugural lecture on Thursday 24 November, addresses the...
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27 Nov 2016
The DOE will continue its gender and development advocacy to eradicate misconceptions and straighten out perceived labels of several occupations ...
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25 Nov 2016
Women in the UAE continue to play a crucial role in the growth of our nation and its economy. The UAE's peaceful nuclear energy programme is a ...
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24 Nov 2016
The 4th Assessment Report of the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change released in 2007, unambiguously states that climate change is not ...
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21 Nov 2016
Crucial topics were highlighted during the conference, including the current and future issues faced in the nuclear energy sector, gender equality ...