Archives for posts with tag: MichelleBachelet

Blog Report: SCHOOLGIRL SHOT FOR EMPOWERING WOMEN THROUGH EDUCATION AS UN TO PROMOTE “INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL CHILD” By, Ambassador Mo
Female empowerment is their enemy but apparently Taliban have targeted a 14 year-old Pakistani schoolgirl as she rode a school bus in the Swat Valley to suffocate the dream. Malala Yousafzai was shot in neck but doctors believe she is now of immediate danger.
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Blog Report: UN WOMEN’S AFFAIR HEAD MURDERED IN AFGHANISTAN, By Ambassador Mo
Hanifa Safi, Head of the Department of the United NationsWomen’s Affairs in Afghanistan’s Laghman Province. Ms Hanifa was killed by a car bomb this Friday July 13, 2012. The remote controlled IED detonated inside Ms. Hanifa’s vehicle, killing her and injuring her husband, daughter and six other civilians.  –More–
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Blog Report: WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT AS YARDSTICK FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AT RIO+20, By Ambassador Mo
“We cannot afford to leave women marginalized. This is not sustainable. This social exclusion of women is not only hurting women, it is hurting all of us,” according to  Michelle Bachellet, Executive Director of the UN Entity for Gender Equality & the Empowerment of Women (UN Women).
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/womens-empowerment-as-yardstick-for-sustainable-development-at-rio20/54397Image