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South Africa has ‘obligation’ to better address domestic violence: UN women’s rights experts
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Tuesday, 07 September 2021
South Africa has ‘obligation’ to better address domestic violence: UN women’s rights experts
Failure to address domestic violence in South Africa is a violation of women’s rights, independent UN experts said in a report published on Monday, citing low levels of prosecution and conviction as factors. Read Full Article ...
 
Sexual violence survivors in DR Congo caught in crisis of ‘catastrophic magnitude’
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Tuesday, 07 September 2021
Sexual violence survivors in DR Congo caught in crisis of ‘catastrophic magnitude’
On a recent visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Dr. Natalie Kanem, the head of the UN Population Fund (UNFPA), the UN’s sexual and reproductiv...
 
‘Spirt of unity, partnership and collaboration’ needed to realize Sudan’s aspirations
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Tuesday, 07 September 2021
‘Spirt of unity, partnership and collaboration’ needed to realize Sudan’s aspirations
Moving from Sudan’s current fragile transition period towards stable civilian rule, requires a continued “spirt of unity, partnership and collaboration”, a sen...
 
First Person: Refugee ‘Russian Woman’ in bid for Eurovision glory
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Tuesday, 07 September 2021
First Person: Refugee ‘Russian Woman’ in bid for Eurovision glory
Manizha Sangin arrived in Russia as young refugee, when her family fled the violence of the civil war in Tajikistan. Today, she is a high-profile singer, repre...
 
Military Gender Advocate of the Year highlights ‘crucial gender dimensions’ in Darfur 
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Tuesday, 07 September 2021
Military Gender Advocate of the Year highlights ‘crucial gender dimensions’ in Darfur 
The UN chief on Monday, commended an award-winning Kenyan peacekeeper for her gender-mainstreaming work while serving in the restive Darfur region of Sudan. Re...
 
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