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  • 06 Aug 2014
    UN teams up against gender-based violence in Botswana

    Nine United Nations agencies have launched an ambitious new programme to eliminate gender-based violence (GBV) in Botswana, which affects nearly two-thirds of all women across the country, and large numbers of children.

  • 08 Mar 2014
    Focus on Women

    This year’s theme for International Women's Day, “Equality for women is progress for all” emphasizes how gender equality, empowerment of women, women’s full enjoyment of human rights and the eradication of poverty are essential to economic and social development. It also stresses the vital role of women as agents of development.

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New York Nicolas Douillet
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