Friday, 27th January 2023
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UN Women

31 Dec
Women in Management, Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ) in partnership with the United Nations (UN) Women and the Canadian Government have called for dialogue and improved support for women in politics and leadership positions across Nigeria.
29 Nov
The United Nations (UN) Women has said that negative portrayal of women in politics and leadership stifles democracy and justice
29 Sep
United Nations Women, Peace and Security (WPS) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari, state governors and other policy formulators to involve women in peace and security matters.
20 Jun 2020
With the alarming rate of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in the country and the need to further sensitise more people especially...
8 Mar 2020
- CDD Canvasses Removal Of Barriers Limiting Women In Politics County representative of the United Nations Women and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in Nigeria, Comfort Lamptey has called on the media to collaborate with UN agency to positively promote its activities, educating Nigerians on progress and challenges of women, as the…
31 Oct 2019
UN Women, an entity of the United Nation for gender equality and women empowerment, has trained 1,770 women in Borno and Yobe states, as part of its post-conflict economic empowerment programme of women in the Northeast.
22 Sep 2019
The need to institutionalise affirmative procurement processes in the private and public sector has been canvassed.
10 Aug 2019
The United Nations (UN) organ working for the empowerment of women, also known as UN Women, has pledged support to Edo State Government’s policies...
9 Mar 2019
To mark the International Women’s Day, UNWTO, in collaboration with UN Women, the German Cooperation Agency (GIZ), World Bank Group and Amadeus, has released preliminary findings of the second edition of Global Report on Women in Tourism. ITB Berlin, the world’s leading trade fair, provided the backdrop to announcing The Global Report. The initial results…
2 Dec 2017
On November 25, 2017, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign...
13 Sep 2017
The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) says it will support Nigerian female politicians vying for elective positions in the 2019 general elections.
10 Feb 2017
In my last article, I talked about the many vital reasons women need to be engaged in the peace-building and peace-keeping processes in conflict resolution, giving you the whys.


41 mins ago
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State is to be conferred with a leadership award by the Asian-African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AACCI).
1 hour ago
The Federal Government has promised to provide adequate security before, during and after the upcoming general elections.
1 hour ago
US authorities on Thursday charged five former police officers with murder over the fatal beating of a Black man in Memphis, as the southern city braced for possible civil unrest and President Joe Biden urged demonstrators to protest peacefully.
2 hours ago
Stefanos Tsitsipas won an Australian Open semi-final on his fourth attempt Friday, battling into the decider at Melbourne Park with a gritty victory over Russian 18th seed Karen Khachanov.
2 hours ago
There is palpable fear and heightened anxiety among Rivers Residents over next week's CBN deadline (January 31st) for the old naira notes following the obvious scarcity of the new naira notes.