15 women mayors from major cities are determined to act against climate change, whether or not their federal governments join them.
Dina Ali Lasloom, a 24-year-old Saudi woman, was attempting to seek asylum in Australia last week before she was detained at the airport in Manila, Philippines and forcibly sent back to Saudi Arabia against her will.
“Senior figures who had refused to support us suddenly realized it was the women of Uganda who were genuinely committed to peace.”
There have been over 7,000 safe births in the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan. Why? Because of the United Nations Population Fund.
Last week, 100 gay men were targeted by police in Chechnya, a republic of Russia. This week, it has been reported that they have been placed in concentration camps.
They would not touch her. They let her die without treatment. That is what stigma looks like.
The Trump administration has cut $32.5 million in funding for The United Nations Population Fund.
Throughout global societies, women’s roles place them at the epicenter of risk from disease outbreaks and epidemics.
Women played an important role in shaping the Colombian peace agreement, which ended the longest armed conflict in the Western Hemisphere.