Gender

Mar 08, 2019

UNPO Kicks Off Unrepresented Women Campaign with Release of Study on Minority Women in Politics

On Friday 8 March 2019, on the occasion of International Women’s Day, the UNPO and the Coppieters Foundation release a report entitled “Minority women in politics – The political participation and representation of minority and migrant women in Europe”. The study identifies differences in representation, analyses factors that produce better levels of representation in some places...

Mar 08, 2019

UNPO Kicks Off Unrepresented Women Campaign with...

On Friday 8 March 2019, on the occasion of International Women’s Day, the UNPO and the Coppieters Foundation release a report entitled “Minority women in politics – The political participation...

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Dec 19, 2018

A Gender Perspective on Water Management and Hygiene...

In the second most “water rich” country in the world, the mismanagement and poor quality of this vital resource is an obstacle that negatively impacts people in Nepal, especially those living...

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Nov 19, 2018

Taiwan: Activists in New York Rally for Marriage...

More than 100 people gathered in the legendary Stonewall Inn to raise awareness and money ahead of the crucial 24 November 2018 election. Last year, Taiwan’s constitutional court ruled that same-sex...

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Nov 15, 2018

Balochistan: State Failing to Educate Girls in...

Human Rights Watch recently released a report on education of girls in Pakistan. The results highlight that 22.5 million children are not enrolled in educational facilities—the majority of which...

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Oct 31, 2018

Blasphemy of Christian Pakistani Woman Overtu...

After being sentenced to hanging due to blasphemy charges, Pakistan’s Supreme Court has finally dropped all charges related to Asia Bibi’s case. In the last decade Pakistan’s blasphemy...

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Oct 18, 2018

Balochistan: The Struggle of Educated Women to...

In Balochistan, educated women are having difficulties to find employment and provide for their families due to social and cultural barriers that remain hard to overcome. In addition to having to obtain...

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Oct 12, 2018

UNPO Hosts Day-Long Event in European Parliament...

On Tuesday 9 October 2018, the European People’s Party (EPP) the European Conservatives and Reformists Group (ECR), Promote Ukraine, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), Crimea...

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Oct 11, 2018

UNPO and AIM Jointly Submit Alternative Report...

On Monday 8 October 2018, UNPO and AIM submitted a joint report for the 71st session of the United Nations’ Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), during...

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