UN Women Eastern and Southern Region newsletter of June

Authors/editor(s): Rose Ogola, Communications/Advocacy Specialist

The highlights of this month

  • Africa must rise with and through women, says UN Women Executive Director
  • UN Women Launches Guide For Gender-Responsive HIV and AIDS Programming in the Extractive Industry
  • Commonwealth meeting recommends having more women in top positions
  • A Women’s Investment Fund - New Faces New Voices in Rwanda
  • UN Women and the Green Belt Movement (GBM) join the world in marking the World Environment Day
  • Kenya Kicks Off First National Conference for Women in the Security Sector
  • Malawi Launches the African Queens and Women Cultural Leaders Network
  • Kenya Association of Women in Police; A first within the Security Sector
  • UN Women provides Transformative Leadership Training for Tanzanian Women MPs
  • UN Women Civil Society Advisory Groups Map Way Forward
  • Women, youth and persons with disabilities gear up for political participation in Tanzania
  • Up-coming events and conferences

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Africa; Burundi; Congo, Democratic Republic of the; Ethiopia; Kenya; Malawi; Mozambique; Rwanda; Botswana; Lesotho; Namibia; South Africa; Swaziland; Somalia; Sudan; South Sudan; Tanzania, United Republic of; Uganda; Zimbabwe

Subject area(s): HIV and AIDS; Health; Gender equality and women’s empowerment

Resource type: Newsletters/magazines

UN Women office involved in publication: East and Southern Africa Regional Office

Publication year: 2015

Number of pages: 15

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)