UN Women Eastern and Southern Africa Regional newsletter of August

The highlights of this issue :

  • Youth in Uganda Join UNiTE Campaign to End Violence against Women and Girls
  • HeForShe Launched in Mpumalanga at the South African Bishops’ Conference
  • Mentoring and Empowering Programme for Young Women (MEMPROW) - South African division launches in Johannesburg
  • Celebrating Africa’s Advancement on Gender Equality at the Nairobi +30 Women’s Conference
  • UN Women Uganda Embarks on Strategy to boost Women’s participation in 2016 elections
  • Farhan Akhtar’s Nairobi Concert on Gender Equality and Fight against Gender Based Violence
  • 40-hour Hackathon Produces Three App Ideas

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Africa; Uganda; Kenya; South Sudan; South Africa; Sudan; Zimbabwe; Zambia

Subject area(s): Economic empowerment; Ending violence against women and girls; Education

Resource type: Newsletters/magazines

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

Publication year: 2015

Number of pages: 09

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