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23 Women’s political participation in North Africa enhanced under UN-backed project
22 UN proclaims International Year of Youth in 2010
18 New climate change deal in sight, Ban says as Copenhagen talks near end
17 World Family Summit +5 - Istanbul in World Press News
16 Ban calls for accelerated action in home stretch of Copenhagen climate talks
16 Gender Equality for Better Cities and a Better World
16 Executive Director of UNICEF, on the occasion of Human Rights Day
16 International Network of Women Philosophers holds its First Assembly at UNESCO
14 The New Elected Executive Board For The 17th Constitutional Mandate 2010-2013
11 Istanbul Declaration - World Family Summit +5
04 World Family Summit +5 Coverage -Now Available
20 Universal Children's Day - 20 November
19 Irina Bokova takes office as Director-General of UNESCO - Message
19 Future generations in jeopardy unless urgent efforts
19 UN expert on children and armed conflict visits West Darfur
18 UN report points to central role women play in efforts to fight climate change
17 New agreements will deliver funds, expertise to help UN combat hunger
17 UN forum on women celebrates progress in Asia-Pacific, notes challenges
17 UN Secretary-General UNiTE to End Violence against Women campaign
13 Tens of thousands of Somali women and children benefit from UN health initiative
13 Ban encourages world leaders to accept Denmark’s invite to UN climate summit
13 New UN projects seek to speed up progress on global anti-poverty goals
12 Dag Hammarskjöld Scholarship Fund gives inspiration award
12 Food shortages incapacitate and kill millions of children each year – UN report
11 Beijing at 15 online discussions - Gender Equality, Development and Peace
11 UNICEF to mark the 20th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child
11 Violence against women and HIV
10 Health care for women still far below need and expectation, UN report finds
10 UNICEF Goodwill Ambassadors featured in video spots for child rights
09 UNICEF and Xinhua join forces to promote children’s rights
09 Iraqi decision means election preparations can now proceed, Ban says
09 UN Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women
06 Working together, nations can tackle today’s major challenges – Ban
06 UNFPA Report Linking Climate Change, Women to Be Released on 18 November
06 General Assembly backs findings of UN report into Gaza conflict
06 Malnutrition on the rise among rural Tajik children, UN warns
05 Top UN human rights official to embark on first official visit to Brazil
05 UN to relocate some Afghanistan staff following deadly attack
04 Greater UN coordination can boost efforts to achieve anti-poverty goals – Migiro
04 Prominent essayists reflect on the Convention on the Rights of the Child impact
04 Call for unified approach to HIV/AIDS and sexual and reproductive health
04 Statement by Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women
04 UNESCO commemorates slain Israeli Prime Minister and peace-maker Yitzhak Rabin
03 New UN campaign aims to save over 5 million children from pneumonia deaths
03 Presidential candidate pulls out of Afghan run-off election – UN
03 Secretary-General's Message - International Day Preventing the Exploitation
03 Sierra Leonean judge elected head of UN-backed war crimes tribunal
03 UNICEF sounds alarm over numbers of South Asian children trapped in poverty
03 UNIFEM Goodwill Ambassador Executive Director on Ending Violence Against Women
30 General Assembly to consider UN probe into Gaza conflict next week
29 UN body overseeing world’s great heritage sites elects 12 new members
29 All aboard the UN Kyoto-Copenhagen express for climate change
29 UN’s Balkan war crimes tribunal re-elects President and Vice-President to new terms
28 Secretary-General condemns deadly bombing in Pakistani city
28 World must recommit to slash maternal mortality as goal lags far behind – UN
28 Sudan one of world’s more dangerous places for mothers – UNICEF
28 UNICEF responds to lack of health care for mothers and newborns in Sierra Leone
28 Family Planning Key to Improving Maternal Health, Affirm World Delegates
28 Five Key Areas for Moving Forward: Reflections with Parliamentarians on ICPD/15
28 Conflict intensifies as winter closes in on displaced families in Pakistan
26 Women business executives have key role in ensuring better world
26 Investiture of Irina Bokova as Director-General of UNESCO
26 With concerts, films and ceremonies, UN marks its 64th birthday
26 UN agency concerned over forced returns of asylum-seekers from central Iraq
23 Lebanese pop star Nancy Ajram named UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Middle East
23 Testimony of Mallika Dutt on International Violence Against Women
23 UNIFEM Goodwill Ambassador UN Trust Fund Grantee Testify at U.S. House
22 WFS+5 Video Gallery Section Update
22 30th Anniversary the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
22 Gender and desertification: Expanding roles for women to restore drylands
21 Childhood vaccines at all-time high, but poorest 20 per cent still lack access
21 Top UN official concerned over delay in amending Iraqi election law
21 Children bearing brunt of Central African Republic’s troubles, says UNICEF official
21 Asia Pacific Meeting Reaffirms Commitment to Reproductive and Sexual Health
21 Report Launched on Afghanistan’s First Class of Women Parliamentarians
20 WFO invited to A Tribute to 61 Years of UN Peacekeeping
20 WFP thanks European Union for commitment to fight against hunger
20 Migiro addresses pilot countries of ‘One UN’ reform programme
20 Red Cross and parliamentarians call for respect for humanitarian law
20 Goodwill Ambassadors and Mahmoud Kabil visit Occupied Palestinian Territories
19 UNESCO Forum on Gender Equality
19 WFO invited to Educational Session “Climate Change, Poverty & Social Inclusion"
19 UNICEF/WHO joint report on preventing, treating the second leading killer of children
19 Additional funding helps UN agency feed Timorese schoolchildren
19 Two UNICEF advocates, Queen Rania and Mia Farrow, meet in Jordan
19 Final Hours of The Event - Stand Up Now!
19 WFO invited to Pre-registration for the 54th Commission on the Status of Women
19 Young people speak out at event focused on Child Participation
19 Senior UN official welcomes release of female aid workers abducted in Darfur
19 UN calls for action and investment to eradicate global poverty
19 Ban enlists UN school in war against poverty
19 Russia advances in aiding indigenous peoples but challenges remain – UN expert
16 UN rights expert credits Brazil with major progress on improving access to food
16 UN relief agencies still seeking access to conflict-displaced Yemenis
16 Ban discusses development and human rights with head of Amnesty International
16 Join the discussion between Nigerian and Italian Parliaments
16 WFO invited to Special Procedures Early Warning and Emerging Issues Round Table
15 General Assembly Elects 5 non-permanent Security Council members for 2 years
15 UNESCO honours five exceptional women scientists
15 Irina Bokova elected Director-General of UNESCO
15 Nearly five million children in Horn of Africa now hungry, UNICEF says
15 First UN human rights office in European Union opens in Brussels
15 Member States elect 31 countries to join UNESCO’s governing body
15 15 October International Day of Rural Women
15 Plight of conflict-displaced children deserves greater attention, says top UN official
14 Commission on status of Women Elects New Chair of 54th and 55th Sessions
14 UNESCO Election of Members of the Executive Board
14 Towards Poverty Eradication
14 US Senator calls for greater action to protect women in conflict zones
14 Irina Bokova chosen as candidate to the post of Director-General
14 Statement by Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women - NY
14 Secretary-General says progress in improving maternal health is slow
14 First UN human rights office in European Union opens in Brussels
14 14 October International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
14 Secretary-General says at opening of exhibition "Congo Women Portraits of War"
14 Top UN official calls for swift and orderly release of child soldiers in Nepal
13 ANJAF 20 anos a Intervir - Espectáculo de Solidariedade Social
13 The Stand Up, Take Action against Poverty Update
13 Ban appeals for funding to make women’s health and gender equality a reality
13 Migiro lauds extensive partnership between UN and European Union
13 WFO invited to the Faith Series - DPI/NGO briefing of the Fall 2009 season
13 Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom named UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador
13 Aid workers must have access to those in need in Yemen, stresses top UN official
13 Ban calls for donor support to treat mental disorders in developing countries
13 UN experts sound the alarm for safety of human rights defenders in the Gambia
13 Food aid from UN agency reaches 1.3 million Somalis
13 UN human rights office welcomes release of Iranian detainees in Iraq
13 UNICEF chief meets with storm and flood victims in the Philippines
08 Stand Up Against Poverty New Video - UN Millennium Campaign
08 Ban announces seven new members of advisory group of UN emergency fund
08 WFO invited to the nominations for Chair of the 63RD Annual DPI/NGO Conference
08 A New Agency for Women Emerges
08 Hike in agricultural investment needed to feed world’s surging population
07 Statement On Explosion At WFP Offices In Islamabad, Pakistan
07 World Family Organization invited to the Holocaust and UN Outreach Programme
07 Gender and sexuality: Partners gather for global expert forum in Asia
07 UN calls for steps to save millions of children from trafficking, abuse
07 UNICEF supports efforts to immunize Rwandan children against measles
07 Treating malnutrition among displaced children in Yemen - UNICEF
07 UN appeals for $74 million to help flood victims in Philippines
06 Governor General of Canada calls for an “ethic of sharing” - address to UNESCO EB
06 L’OREAL-UNESCO laureate awarded Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
06 Statement by Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women - NY
05 The WFO congratulates Rio for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games bid victory
05 The 2009 Human Development Report
05 The Secretary-General Message on The International Day of Non-Violence
05 5 October World Habitat Day
05 Register for Stand Against Poverty
05 Ban Urges Investment in Women and Girls, Particulary During Economic Crisis
05 Accelerating Progress in Maternal and Newborn Health H4 Agencies Present their Plan
05 Ban condemns ‘heinous’ attack on UN food aid office in Pakistan
05 UN to set up fund to support families of staff killed in action
05 UN Responds to Samoa's Appeal for Assistance in Wake of Deadly Tsunami
02 Dire Humanitarian Situation in DPR Korea Jeopardizes Human Rights, says Ban
02 The World Family Organization invited to the NGO International Conference
01 UNICEF Pacific to provide support to children and families of Samoa and Tonga
01 UN agency widens assistance to flood survivors in Philippines
01 Turkey - Earthquake Protection
01 UN mobilizes relief efforts after deadly tsunami strikes South Pacific
01 1 October the International Day of Older Persons
01 How climate change affects women
30 WFO Calendar Section Update
30 Security Council demands end to conflict-related sexual violence
30 UN adopts resolution to end violence against women in conflict zones
30 UNICEF provides immediate assistance to children affected by tropical storm Ondoy
30 Activists Press Candidates to Take a Stance on Women's Rights
30 Angélique Kidjo launches new campaign with Pampers to help eliminate tetanus
30 World leaders take on tragedy of maternal deaths
30 UN human rights chief says gender discrimination is major concern
30 Multilateralism with a strengthened UN vital for small countries – Cape Verde
30 UN to Review Progress on the MDG at High-level Meeting in September 2010
29 New initiative to address sexual violence against girls - Annual Meeting in New York
29 Women and Peace and Security report (ENG | FRA | ARA | SPA | CHI | RUS)
29 The Secretary-General Message on The International Day of Older Persons
29 UN Secretary-General Calls for Womens Equal Participation
28 Fall 2009 DPI/NGO Briefing Season Begins on 15 October
28 UNU Midday Forum Event with Secretary-General of the UN
28 Angela Merkel re-elected as German Chancellor
25 WFO Member Countries Section Update
24 Prime Minister of Turkey's speech at UN Summit on Climate Change
23 Maternal Mortality Advancer
23 Renewed fighting in Darfur sparks deep concern from Secretary-General
23 New Global Consensus on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health
23 United Nations Webcast
23 Young people appeal to world leaders at UN Summit on Climate Change
23 Top UN official urges world leaders to boost efforts for better nutrition
23 Obama to urge global action at UN summit
23 UNESCO Future Lecture to pressent photographer Genesis Project
23 Government of Korea and UNICEF sign agreement to strengthen collaboration
23 UN endeavours to ensure that children have a say in climate change moves
23 UN's Billion Tree Campaign Hits its Seven Billion Goal Target
23 Irina Bokova chosen as candidate to the post of Director-General
23 UNESCO General Conference - Paris, 6 to 23 October
22 Dr. Deisi Kusztra- presentation at the “Family Reponsible Organisations” Conference
22 Her Majesty Queen Rania and UNICEF Executive Director visit Girls' School
22 Princess Máxima of the Netherlands named new UN advocate on inclusive finance
22 Women Health Essential For MDGs
22 The Quality of Women Is Very Important - East Timor
22 Summit on Climate Change - World leaders gather at UN
22 UNAIDS enters partnership to keep babies HIV-free in Africa
22 G20 nations could save up to 11 million jobs this year, says UN labour chief
21 End of Ramadan
21 Widows and Children Begin to Beg - Mideast
21 Supermodel Gisele Bundchen becomes UN Environmental Ambassador
21 UN to create new umbrella agency for women
21 UNICEF Ambassador Lucy Liu raises awareness of child trafficking
21 Tackling impunity for violators of child rights next step for Burundi, says Ban
21 Election of new UNESCO chief heads into fourth round
21 Ban presses G20 leaders to maintain commitment to help world’s most vulnerable
21 As un marks international day of peace, Ban makes appeal for disarmament
18 UN Secretary-General's Message for the International Day of Peace
18 Women, Gender Equality and Climate Change
18 Post-Conflict Security in Need of Women
18 UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow highlights child malnutrition in Cameroon
18 UNICEF Executive Director statement on the death of Child Bried from Yemen
18 64th session of General Assembly of the United Nations
18 UN Climate Change Conference 2009 in Copenhagen - Seal The Deal
18 International Conference to Highlight Common Solutions for Population Issues
18 Statement by Sigrid Kaag on death of children in air raid on Yemen camp (ENG|FRA)
18 UNICEF Executive Director statement on the passing of Norman Borlaug
17 Statement by Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women - Rome
17 Press Conference on 2009 Report of MDG Task Force
17 UNIFEM Statement on General Assembly Resolution on UN System–Wide Coherence
17 Building Awareness to Reduce Maternal Mortality - Mozambique
17 World falling short on pledges to lift people out of poverty
16 UN to establish single new agency to deal with rights of women
16 WFS+5 Video Gallery is now available
16 UNICEF and partners launch massive effort to reinvigorate Zimbabwe’s schools
16 Schools for Africa partners sign new agreement for better education
16 Statement by Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women
16 Tackling impunity and discrimination among top priorities for UN rights chief
16 World Food Programme is concerned about hunger in Guatemala
14 Vulnerable youths in India get training
14 UN Ambassador Jolie visits 'dire' camp for Somali refugees - Kenya
14 MOA/FAO conduct training for women farmers - Liberia
14 Redouble Efforts to Reduce Maternal Mortality - South Africa
14 UNESCO request WFO for nomination
14 UN food agency phases out maternal and child feeding in Somalia
11 Over two-thirds of displaced people return home in Pakistan
11 New teaching strategy helps young students excel in Argentina (ENG|FRA|SPA|CHI)
11 Deputy Secretary-General calls on rich nations to support women and girls
10 Newsletter September Edition is available
10 Survey on Good Practices for Social Integration/Inclusion
10 WFS+5 Video Gallery is now available
10 18th Annual Conference of the Women’s History Network
10 Global child mortality continues to drop - UNICEF (ENG | PORT)
10 Beijing+15 Declaration and Platform for Action
09 WFS+5 Online Registration Form is now available
09 UNESCO Gender Equality Action Plan 2008-2013
09 World Family Organization - Brochure
09 Migiro warns that economic turmoil has exacerbated violence against women
09 EFA Information Bulletin - (ENG | FRA | SPA)
09 World Family Organization is invited to UNODC Panel Discussion
09 Migiro to deliver keynote address at Rome meeting on Violence Against Women
09 Promoting a Culture of Safety - Japan
04 UN chief assures continued support to boost Bangladesh's democracy
04 Beijing +15 Regional Review Meeting - UNECE
04 Ban To Open UN Conference With Civil Society Groups Next Week in Mexico
03 Celebration of the Day of African Child - Liberia
03 Master in Family Mediation
02 Japan Aims to Be Global Exchange Hub
31 China well on track to meet MDG in Gender Equality - UN Official
31 Women of Southern Sudan Develop a Common Agenda for Elections
31 Women and the Elections in Afghanistan
25 The World Family Organization supports the UN End Poverty Millennium Campaign
24 36th Session of the FAO Conference - Invitation
24 19th Annual Commemoration of the International Day of Older Persons - Invitation
21 Message World Humanitarian Day - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
20 The ANJAF Invitation - Conference “Family Responsible Organisations”
20 Pakistani host families play crucial role in UN aid effort
20 National Summit on the Intersection of Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment
20 Effat University The most Influential People
19 Journal of the United Nations - Programme of meetings and agenda
19 Launch of First World Humanitarian Day to be Held at UN Headquarters on 19 August
19 Darfur: African-UN mission sets up unit to investigate gender-based crimes
19 Philippines Congress - Reproductive Health
19 Cooperation between Faith-Based Org and UNFPA Critical to Maternal Health
19 UN in Global Effort to Increase Number of Female Police in Peacekeeping Operations
19 Investing in Women and Girls: Cost-Effective and Smart Economics, Says UNFPA
18 The World Economic and Financial Crisis: What Will It Mean for Gender Equality?
18 UN Trust Fund Alert: Drastic Shortfall in Resources Threatens Women’s Safety
18 Philippines Officially Enacts Legislation for Gender Equality
17 Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW) - Newsletter
17 Statement by UN-DESA Assistant Secretary General on Women, Peace and Security
17 The Millennium Development Goals Report 2009 - Now Available
17 The Family Africa - Road Show for 2009
12 62nd Annual DPI/NGO Conference - Information Bulletin
07 3rd Preparatory Meeting for the World Family Summit +5
04 World Family Summit +5 Venue defined
29 Introducing "Habitat for Humanity"
28 Millennium Development Goals
27 ECOSOC High-Level Segment 2009 - Full Story
24 WFO's Condolences for its Former Secretary General, Mr. Yves Lajoie
23 WFO 23rd General Assembly Documents available
22 Speech of Turkish Minister at the HLS of ECOSOC 2009
15 Cairo Declaration - available in six languages: ENG | FRA | SPA | ARA | CHI | RUS
13 35th session of the UNESCO General Conference
05 UNAF Toledo's Conference - WFO's European General Assembly
20 European Symposium " Child Poverty - A European Challenge"
15 62nd Annual DPI/NGO Conference - Mexico
13 100-Day Countdown to the International Day of Peace
11 What the World Eats, from the book "Hungry Planet"
02 WFS+5 Preliminary Program Released
01 VP of WFO, Mrs. Lara Hussein, becomes Chief of Child Protection - UNICEF
15 WFS+5 MOU signed
14 Press Conference with Minister for WFS+5 announcement
13 WFS+5 Logo and Theme defined
23 Vice-President of WFO, Hon. Mme. Saida Agrebi, becomes a grandmother
23 Economic and Social Council Decides on Theme for 2010 High-Level Segment
18 La Journée Tuniso-Européenne de "Bon Voisinage, de Solidarité de Dalogue d'Echanges et de Partenariat"
20 UN DESA News - Vol. 13 / Number 4
20 UN-NGO-IRENE/Asia Pacific Conference - 14 March 2009 - Recommendation Paper / Participating Organizations "
20 Arab International Women's Forum in Paris - Introducing Arab Business Women to Investment Opportunities in France
19 DPI/NGO - Impact of the Global Economic Crisis on the Work of NGOs
19 IWCFAS - Sudanese Women on Peace Agenda in Darfur
19 FAS - Eminent Women on UNSCR 1325
03 President of WFO meets Minister in Turkey
02 WFS+5 Negotiations have already begun
27 The Family Africa Summary - Year in Review
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25 Speech by the Minister for Family Affairs of Czech Republic, H.E. Mr. Petr Necas
20 Informal Meeting of Ministers for Family Affairs in Prague - Czech Republic
16 European Ministers for Family Affairs Profile
16 Parental Childcare and the Employment Policy Conference, Prague - Czech Republic
15 World Family Summit +4 - Picture Gallery updated
08 WFO preparing a partnership with U21 to develop projects on the health area specially in Latin America and Africa
01 Newsletter ANJAF: Nº 27/2008 - Português
30 WFO's Constitution now available in five languages
27 WFO's President, Dr. Deisi Kusztra invited to Universitas 21
27 International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
25 Special Issue from the UN-NGO-IRENE Network on "Celebrating Seven Years of UN-NGO-IRENE"
20 WHO Director, World Bank President and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation join the world´s effort to the achievement of MDG´s 4 and 5
15 WFO's President, Dr. Deisi Kusztra invited to Universitas 21
10 Turkish-African Civil Society Organizations Forum
08 Warsaw Declaration presented at ECOSOC High-Level Segment 2008
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