25 years after the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action set out a clear path on how to achieve gender equality, the world has witnessed remarkable progress.
Young people represent the majority of the population in most developing countries, where they are often directly exposed to the effects of climate change, conflict, exclusion or economic instability.…
On International Volunteer Day, we recognise the estimated one billion volunteers who offer their skills, time and enthusiasm to communities across the world.
This World AIDS Day, we are honouring the vital and varied contributions that communities around the world make to the HIV response. It includes everything from addressing stigma, discrimination and…
This year marks the 27th Anniversary of the declaration by the United Nations General Assembly of 17 October as the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.
Everyone is born free and equal in dignity and rights. However, discriminatory laws, policies and practices against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) people are still in place…
Women and girls are impatient for change, and it’s easy to understand why.
Today, on International Volunteer Day 2018, we celebrate the more than 1 billion volunteers who are helping to transform our world for the better.
On this day, let’s commit to working together to ensure that persons with disabilities have equal access and voice in society, and can realize their fullest possible potential.
To reach our goal of ending AIDS by 2030, let’s commit to stepping up efforts to address health inequities and promote universal access to HIV and health services that leave no-one behind.