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  • LEASE AGREEMENTS AND COMPENSATION FOR DAMAGE: UN CALLS ON THE GOVERNMENT TO ACT IN LINE WITH INTERNATIONAL LAW

    “We had been waiting for this home for 35 years, we lived there for three months, and now we are homeless,” Liudmyla, a pensioner who had worked all her life at a factory, told us standing in an empty damp room in Adviidka, 15 Vorobiova Street. 

  • FACTSHEET 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence in Ukraine Orange the World: Generation Equality Stands Against Rape!

    Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread human rights violations in the world.  A staggering 1 in 3 (33%) women have experienced physical and/or sexual abuse in their lifetime. Gender-based violence (GBV) is a global issue that affects all countries through various forms, including sexual abuse, domestic violence and sex trafficking.  In some countries globally, the situation is even worse with some 70% of women and girls reporting they have experienced violence due to their gender. Worldwide around 15 million adolescent girls aged 15 to 19 have experienced forced sex in their lifetime. Based on data from 30 countries, only 1% of adolescent girls who have experienced forced sex reached out for professional help.  Violence – be it sexual, physical, psychological and/or economical – occurs anywhere at any time, whether that is in private or public spaces. GBV has both immediate and long-term physical, mental and sexual impacts on women and girls, ultimately affecting...

  • Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 ends with a clear path forward to transform the world for women and girls

    NAIROBI, Kenya, 14 November 2019  The Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 concluded in the Kenyan capital, with 170 countries making bold commitments to transform the world by ending all maternal deaths, unmet need for family planning and gender-based violence and harmful practices against women and girls by 2030. “The Nairobi Summit represents a renewed, re-energized vision and community working together to act and deliver. Together, we will make the next ten years a decade of action and results for women and girls, keeping their rights and choices at the center of everything we do,” said UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem. The Summit, co-convened by the governments of Kenya and Denmark with UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, unveiled critical new data about the cost of achieving these goals. It mobilized more than 1,200 commitments from around the world, including billions of dollars in pledges from public and private sector partners. It also raised the voices...

  • Ukraine: justice pending for killings of journalists and activists

    Families demand investigation and fair trial. Amidst global insecurity for journalists and rights activists, Ukraine has suffered from a string of attacks and killings, against the backdrop of the five-year long armed conflict in the east, the occupation of Crimea and all-pervading corruption. In most cases, impunity prevails. The UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine is calling for effective investigation in all cases. It is also supporting judicial and legal reforms in the country, and is advising the Government in ensuring accountability.

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