Women’s Major Group Joint Statement on UNCTAD 14

We the undersigned feminist, women’s rights organizations and civil society groups committed to advancing women’s human rights attending the UNCTAD 14 in Nairobi, make this collective statement building on the collective civil society declaration. Key Message: We are alarmed that the approach taken at UNCTAD 14 negotiations threatens to undermine the capacity of UNCTAD to support developing countries to build just, fair, equitable and sustainable economies capable of advancing women’s...

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PRESS RELEASE: African Governments must fulfill their obligations to African women, FEMNET declares

8th July 2016 For Immediate Release   African Governments must fulfill their obligations to African women, FEMNET declares Nairobi – 8th July 2016 - Regional African women Networks want Africa Union Heads of states to make firm and substantive commitments to ratify the Maputo Protocol and fast-track existing policies for the total emancipation and liberation for African women and girls. In an open letter to Heads of States, the African Women’s Development and Communication...

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