🚨 JUST RELEASED: #WomensProgress2019 🚨 How can laws, policies and public action support #FamiliesOfToday in ways that enable gender equality and women’s empowerment? Check it out here
🥘Cooking 🚿Cleaning 👩‍👧‍👦Childcare 👵Elder care 💧Fetching water 🔥Collecting firewood In #FamiliesOfToday, women shoulder a disproportionate amount of unpaid work. What can be done to lighten the load? Stay tuned for #WomensProgress2019: #ParentsDay
“Did you know that only 1/3 of all families in the world are so-called nuclear families or ‘traditional families’?” Our DED invites everyone to check out the facts about #FamiliesOfToday in our freshly launched #WomensProgress2019 report:
Words are no good without action! Investing in family-friendly policies has significant pay-offs. It’s on all of us to ensure that #FamiliesOfToday enable women & girls to realize their full potential: #WomensProgress2019 Read:
Today, launches their flagship report "Families in a changing world: Progress of the world's women". I'm incredibly thankful to have been able to make a small contribution. #WomensProgress2019 #FamiliesOfToday
Violence against women and girls is a global pandemic. Not until the half of our population can live free of fear, violence and everyday insecurity, can we truly say we live in a fair and equal world. #WomensProgress2019
Gender inequality in family relationships means that women often have to bargain for their fair share. It’s on all of us to ensure that #FamiliesOfToday enable women & girls to realize their full potential: #WomensProgress2019 #GlobalGoals
In 19 countries, women are required by law to obey their husbands. In 31 countries, married women can’t chose where to live. We must eliminate discriminatory laws for #FamiliesOfToday via
🛑 Stop scrolling! We have an announcement 🛑 Our new report, #WomensProgress2019: Families in a Changing World is coming on 25 June! Mark it in your 🗓️ and sign up to our newsletter to stay updated: #DayOfFamilies #FamiliesOfToday
Violence against women & girls is a global pandemic. They deserve to live free of fear, violence & everyday insecurity. More in 's latest #WomensProgress2019 report.
The care work women provide for their families can be a rewarding experience. But it can also hamper their opportunities & enjoyment of rights. #WomensProgress2019 calls for policies that support #FamiliesOfToday to care:
You’d be surprised how many countries still have laws that discriminate against women, preventing gender equity & empowerment. Find out: At #HLPF countries report that achieving gender equality is a driving force for the #GlobalGoals. #StandUp4HumanRights
New report from takes in depth look at #FamiliesOfToday and how laws, policies & public action can support gender equality & women’s empowerment. #WomensProgress2019
Gender inequality in family relationships means that women often have to bargain for their fair share. It’s on all of us to ensure that #FamiliesOfToday enable women & girls to realize their full potential. Learn more: via #WomensProgress2019
#FamiliesOfToday must be places where women and girls can exercise voice and agency. ⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️ Find out more in our #WomensProgress2019 report:
Social norms & preconceptions often reinforce patriarchal power relations and the idea that diverse families or relationships are rare or non-existent: v #WomensProgress2019 #FamiliesOfToday
🚨 JUST RELEASED: #WomensProgress2019 🚨 How can laws, policies & public action support #FamiliesOfToday in ways that enable gender equality and women’s empowerment?
Enough is enough. Let’s eliminate all forms of gender-based violence once and for all, especially within families and intimate partnerships! v #WomensProgress2019 #FamiliesOfToday
Most countries could implement a package of family friendly policies to support #FamiliesOfToday, including cash transfers, healthcare & care services for children & elderly for <5% of GDP. So what are we waiting for? #WomensProgress2019
Today released the #WomensProgress2019 report. The highly data-driven report offers a sweeping look at how families are changing and how policies could change to empower them. Check out these graphics from chapt 4: "An Income of Her Own"
. JUST RELEASED: #WomensProgress2019 How can laws, policies and public action support #FamiliesOfToday in ways that enable gender equality and women’s empowerment?
. JUST RELEASED: #WomensProgress2019 How can laws, policies and public action support #FamiliesOfToday in ways that enable gender equality and women’s empowerment?
UN Women’s Families in a Changing World report shows most countries could implement a comprehensive package of family-friendly policies, including healthcare & care services & financial help for kids & elderly - for less than 5% of GDP. #WomensProgress2019
I am honored to chair upcoming launch of UN Women’s new flagship report: “Progress of the World’s Women, 2019-2020: Families in a Changing World”. UN HQ, NYC, June 25. 1:15-2:30pm. RSVP info below. #WomensProgress2019 #FamiliesOfToday
. JUST RELEASED: #WomensProgress2019 How can laws, policies and public action support #FamiliesOfToday in ways that enable gender equality and women’s empowerment?