Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Nesrine Charikhi is a radio reporter from Algiers, the capital of Algeria. In 2017, she took part in a training on gender-sensitive reporting for journalists organized by UN Women in partnership with the Algerian Ministry of Communication. One year later, Charikhi explains how the training has helped her change her way of reporting on violence against women and girls, especially through her radio show, “At the Heart of Society”.
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Caption Text UN Women signs an agreement today, Thursday, in partnership with the Algerian government launching a programme to further gender equality and women’s empowerment in Algeria. The programme, funded by the government of Belgium, focuses on providing capacity building and technical assistance to women election winners on the national and local levels to enhance their influence in the decision-making process. Another area of focus for the programme is the elimination...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Female leaders from the Middle East and North Africa, meeting in Algiers, Algeria, on 10 and 11 November, called for advancing gender equality, the HIV response and universal access to HIV treatment and prevention in the region.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Brussels — The European Commission, the European Parliament and UN Women this morning kicked off the two-day Spring Forward for Women conference at the European Parliament in Brussels. The Conference brings together women lawmakers from the Arab States and Members of the European Parliament. Participants will share their experiences in advancing gender equality and women’s empowerment in both the European Union and the Arab States.