Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) is a recurring phenomenon throughout the displacement life cycle, not always detected, inadequately deterred and rarely fully addressed. In Kosovo, UNHCR continues to implement activities on prevention of and response to SGBV. Programs are community orientated, and have a rights-based approach. Raising awareness about Sexual and Gender Based Violence […]
UNDG/DOCO is aware of fictitious employment offers being circulated via email or originating from online job boards. Many of these schemes consist of an alleged offer of employment or contract with UNDG/DOCO in return for the payment of fees or providing personal or banking information. Please note that UNDG/DOCO does not charge a fee at any stage […]
Pristina, 20 June 2014 World Refugee Day On the occasion of the World Refugee Day, the High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) reports that more people are refugees or internally displaced than at any time since the World War II. The number of refugees, asylum-seekers and internally displaced people worldwide has, for the first time in […]
What works, what not in the area of joint UN communications? What are the key principles of success? What are the main challenges? How to communicate complex work of different UN entities in a clear and compelling way? These, and many other topics, popped-up during the dynamic exchange of experiences between joint UN communications teams […]
On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2014 – celebrated on March 8 around the world – UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka stresses that “progress for women is progress for all.” Celebrating progress already made for women’s rights, women’s empowerment and gender equality, she further urged women, men, youth, and leaders of nations, communities, religion and commerce to recommit to making gender equality a global reality.
For more information on International Women’s Day, please visit: www.unwomen.org