UN Women Eastern and Southern Africa Regional newsletter of February

Rose Ogola, Communications/Advocacy Specialist

The highlights of this month

  • UN Women Executive Director calls for an end to harmful cultural practices against women and girls
  • Male African leaders join the HeForShe campaign
  • Secretary General and Deputy Secretary General of the East African Model United Nations sign up as HeForShe Champions
  • Tanzanian Women and Youth Empowered to Strengthen their Leadership
  • Zanzibar Electoral Commission Moves on Policy for Gender Equality and Social Inclusion
  • Malawi passes the Marriage, Divorce and Family Relations Bill, 2015
  • UN Women Malawi trains government and civil society representatives in Gender Responsive Budgeting
  • UN Women launches South African Civil Society Advisory Group
  • Shaping the next generation of STEM leaders, TechWomen visit South Africa
  • Executive Director urges accelerated action to end Female Genital Mutilation

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UN Women office publishing: East and Southern Africa Regional Office
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