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UN lauds Odisha govt for proposing women's reservation

The Women's Reservation Bill has been gathering dust for several years now for want of unanimity among different parties over the issue.

25 Feb 2019 10:01 AM

India’s inaugural Asian Women in Leadership Summit 2018 held in Mumbai

Event witnessed distinguished and eminent panellists from corporate Asia discuss board diversity and gender parity in India Inc.

16 Nov 2018 9:28 AM

Indian employed in UN Women dismissed for sexual conduct

UN Women said last month that Office of Audit and Investigation of UNDP had completed its investigation into sexual misconduct allegations.

19 Sep 2018 1:50 PM

UN senior adviser accused of sexual misconduct by 8 men, under investigation

Sources with knowledge of the investigation said that the official had used his prestige and position to sexually harass them.

09 Aug 2018 6:03 PM

Harry and Meghan go straight to work after lavish wedding

The section "About the Duchess of Sussex" notes her activism from an early age, as well as her work with UN Women.

20 May 2018 3:40 PM


Bleak Women’s Day in South Sudan, where #MeToo has no impact

Rights groups are pushing campaigns like #MeToo and #HerToo to go further than spreading awareness and to focus on advocacy and action.

07 Mar 2018 5:50 PM

Latin America most violent region for women: UN report

The rate of sexual violence against women outside of relationships is the highest in the world in the region.

23 Nov 2017 12:09 PM