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United Nations, New York

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How to advance women's empowerment in work life? Commission on the Status of Women assembled at the UN

Kuva Suomen alkuperäiskansojen naiset-tapahtumastaThe 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women ends this week at the UN. The two week session brought together thousands of government and civil society representatives from around the globe. The main theme this year was the economical empowerment of women in a changing world of work. Other widely discussed topics included the empowerment of indigenous women and violence against women. More...

New Youth Delegate wants to break restricting gender norms

Ilmi Salminen Finland's 2017 UN Youth Delegate got a speedy start to her new role. Ilmi Salminen, 25, arrived to New York for two weeks at the very start of her delegate year.  More...

Finland increases police participation in UN peacekeeping missions

Lentokoneet ja helikopterit ovat MINUSMA -rauhanturvaoperaation tärkeimpiä työkaluja, ja siten kohteita terrorismille.Annina Barbosa, First Secretary working on peacekeeping issues at Finland’s Mission to the UN, recently traveled to Mali and Liberia to get a firsthand look at UN peacekeeping on the ground. On the plane to Gao she met with three Finnish police officers who were on their way to be stationed there – to the peacekeeping operation often described as one of the most dangerous in UN history. More...

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