Walk the Talk : Gender Equality in the African Union - Special Edition 1 June 2015

Authors/editor(s): African Union and UN Women

In this issue :

AUC Chairperson's Message HEALTH:

History Made in Malawi as Child Marriage Law Passes

Enhancing Legal Assistance for Women's Rights in Senegal

Education :

  • A Vision of Quality Education for All in Burkina Faso
  • "She Did It, So Can I" -­‐ The transforming power and contribution of ICTs towards women and girls' empowerment in Africa

Peace and Security :

  • Amplifying Women's Voices at the Highest Level -­‐ The AU Special Envoy on Women, Peace and Security
  • Women Cohesion Spaces: A Safe Haven for Women in Cameroon

Agriculture :

  • My Right to Land -­‐ Women Defending their Right to Land in Mozambique
  • Empowering a Community -­‐ More than 1000 women join Women's Cooperatives and become WFP Business Partners in Ethiopia

Economc Empowerment:

  • Pooling Women's Resources for Grassroots Economic Empowerment in Kenya
  • "Lighting Up Lives"

African women train as Solar Engineers

Message by the Acting Director of the AUC Women, Gender and Development Directorate

Message by UN Women Representative to the AU and UNECA

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Africa; Ethiopia; Malawi; Mozambique; Burkina Faso; Cameroon; Senegal; Kenya

Subject area(s): Economic empowerment; Education; Gender, culture and society; Rural women; Training; Child marriage; Maternal health

Resource type: Newsletters/magazines; Impact stories

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

Publication year: 2015

Number of pages: 16

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