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Newsroom Archive: Apr 2016

  1. 29 April 2016

    Nepal Earthquake: One Year On

    One year on from the first of the devastating earthquakes which struck Nepal in 2015, UN Women is still working alongside local women’s groups and other agencies to respond to the needs of women and girls in Nepal and to promote their role in the recovery and reconstruction of the nation.
  2. 21 April 2016

    Two Scholarships for the Public Sector Management Program (PSMP) available from the QUT Business School for NGO Women  

    The QUT Business School is currently offering two scholarships to women employed by non-government organisations (NGOs).  Given the increasing role of the NGO sector in delivering services to the community, a sound understanding of how government works will assist you in your communication with government.
  3. 12 April 2016

    Salesforce and UN Women National Committee Australia Partner on Gender Equality

      Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM company, today announced a unique partnership with UN Women National Committee (NC) Australia and its HeForShe program, making Salesforce the first corporate partner for the HeForShe program in Australia. To accelerate gender equality in Australian workplaces and to make it a more inclusive conversation, UN Women National Committee Australia and Salesforce will develop a guiding set of corporate principles to help companies develop a gender equality strategy and take affirmative action to create change.
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