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Gobiernos respaldan nuevas funciones para la Comisión de la Mujer

" Esto consolidará los esfuerzos para incorporar la igualdad de género en todos los debates y medidas mundiales sobre desarrollo sostenible."


Les gouvernements approuvent de nouveaux rôles pour la Commission de la condition de la femme

"Ceci renforcera les initiatives d’intégration de l’égalité des sexes à travers l’ensemble des actions et des débats mondiaux sur le développement durable."

USA: Discipline Reformers Get A “Restorative” Lesson

"That is what it looks like . . . when a school successfully implements a culture of “restoration” instead of punishment."

Nonviolent Peaceforce: Women’s Peacekeeping Teams incorporated into South Sudan communities

"now we are a team and it is our right and our responsibility to make peace"


African Women's Journal: African Women in Power/Politics

"we continue to wrestle with power, make our voices heard and bring about lasting change which can be felt by the coming generations . . . A lutta continua. "


The Self-Employed Women’s Association: Shining a light on India’s poor

"the grassroots trade union SEWA (Self-Employed Women’s Association) has been working since 2009 to promote its “Green Livelihoods Campaign” – known as “Hariyali” in the local language – to provide cheap access to sustainable energy across India."

World Peace Foundation, DR Congo: Vision, Mission, Activities and Projects in 2015

"SHORT AND LONG TERM PROJECTS: Short term: Construction of a peace village . . . Long term: . . . construction of the University of Peace."

Foundation de la paix mondiale, D.R. Congo: Vision, Mission, Activités et Projets 2015

"LES PROJETS A COURT TERME ET A LONG TERME: A court terme : Construction d’un village de la paix . . . A long terme : . . . les constructions de l’Université de la paix"


UN Commission on the Status of Women revamps working methods

"This will strengthen efforts to integrate gender equality across all global debates and actions on sustainable development"


The 15 Journalists Putting Women’s Rights on the Front Page

"The international advocacy organisation Women Deliver have named 15 journalists for their dedication to gender issues"

U.N. Says Maternal Mortality Rate Has Nearly Halved since 1990

"More women are giving birth in a health facility, more women and girls are receiving the sexual and reproductive health services they want and need, and more pregnant women are receiving anti-retrovirals to prevent HIV transmission to their babies"

Women Leaders Call for Mainstreaming Gender Equality in Post-2015 Agenda

"Women leaders from every continent, brought together by U.N. Women and the Chilean government, demanded that gender equality be a cross-cutting target in the post-2015 development agenda"


ONU Mujer: Bachelet destacó participación de mujeres en puestos de poder

"el empoderamiento y los derechos de las mujeres alrededor del mundo . . . y . . . la participación de las mujeres en cargo de liderazgo y garantizar su participación en la toma de decisiones."


ICC/Judges - Women at the top at the International Criminal Court

"This is the first time the ICC has had an all-female leadership"

Una argentina presidirá la Corte Penal Internacional

"Esta es la primera vez que la Corte Penal Internacional ha tenido un liderazgo exclusivamente femenin"

La juge Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi élue Présidente de la Cour pénale internationale

"C'est la première fois que la CPI a eu une direction entièrement féminin"


UN Commission on Status of Women: Implementing the Beijing Platform for Action

"Setting a new record this year, more than 1,100 NGOs and a total of 8,600 representatives have registered to participate"


Comisión de la Condición Jurídica y Social de la Mujer: Implementación de la Plataforma de Acción de Beijing

"Este año se ha marcado un nuevo récord: más de 1.100 ONG y un total de 8.600 representantes se han registrado para participar"

Commission de la condition de la femme: Application du Programme d'Action de Beijing

"Un nouveau record a été établi cette année, avec l’inscription de plus de 1100 ONG et de 8600 représentants au total."

USA: rock solid rules to ensure the Internet stays open and free

"But against all odds, we’ve pulled off one of the biggest victories in the history of the Internet, in what the New York Times called “the longest, most sustained campaign of Internet activism in history”, won by “an army of Internet activists.”"