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The battles that have been won and the issues that are still important. #WomensRights

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Despite years of efforts and advances, full gender equality has yet to be realized. Gender Inequality, Told You So, Women's Rights, Illustrations, Girls, Art, Women Rights, Craft Art, Daughters

Girls speak out on inequality | UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund

UNITED NATIONS, New York – Despite years of efforts and advances, full gender equality has yet to be realized. There is not one country in the world free of gender-based violence or discrimination. And in too many places, the burdens of inequality fall hardest on the youngest.

Happy Day of the Girl! Click the Pin to read how your coffee and chocolate purchases can affect equality for young women around the globe! International Day, Women's Rights, Media Center, Ladies Day, Happy Day, Fair Trade, Young Women, Equality, Globe

Celebrating Day of the Girl Child

Celebrating Day of the Girl Child

"Fairtrade has changed a lot. Women & men now have the same rights." —Rosemary Achieng Click the Pin to learn how! Women's Rights, Happy Women, Fair Trade, Kenya, Equality, Women Rights, Fair Trade Fashion, Social Equality

Leveling the ground for women in Kenya’s flower industry

Leveling the ground for women in Kenya’s flower industry

Julia, who does not want to give her last name, recently left a role on a farm nearby after she refused to have sex with her male supervisor. She is hopeful that her new job on a farm certified by Fairtrade International will offer more protection. Women's Rights, New Job, Feminism, Women Rights

No bed of roses: Kenyan women fighting sexual harassment

The initiatives aiming to help female flower pickers in Kenya fight sexual harassment and earn higher wages.

TsiTsi Choruma explains how Fairtrade promotes gender equality in this article. Women's Rights, Media Center, Ladies Day, Fair Trade, Equality, The Voice, United Nations, Gender, Africa

Raising the Voices of Rural Women

Raising the Voices of Rural Women

Meet Dona Edy Rivera Celebrate the this Lead By Example, Women's Rights, Media Center, Ladies Day, Farmer, Equality, Meet, Coffee, Celebrities

Salvadoran Coffee Farmer Plants Empowerment

Salvadoran Coffee Farmer Plants Empowerment

Women work to produce of the world’s food, yet the number of women living below the poverty line has increased by since the Women's Rights, Media Center, Fair Trade, 1970s, Number, America, World, Women Rights, The World

Fairtrade America Going Global

Fairtrade America Going Global

Fairtrade certified flower farms ensure safety and good conditions for workers, important when employees are often vulnerable young women. Women's Rights, Human Rights, Flower Farm, Change The World, Fair Trade, Young Women, Farms, Equality, Safety

Explore Fair Trade Brands | Fairtrade America

Fairtrade works with hundreds of brands, so there is lots of opportunity to choose Fairtrade products at popular retailers such as Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, your local cooperative grocer and more.

Ever wondered how many farmers and workers are involved with Fairtrade? How Fairtrade sales are doing? Or how the Fairtrade Premium is used? Trade Federation, Women Facts, International Relations, Women's Rights, Human Rights, Fair Trade, Women Empowerment, Infographics, America

Impact | Fairtrade America

Learn more about the issues the 1.5 million plus farmers and workers in over 74 countries face to produce products we use like coffee, chocolate and bananas.

In the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme recommended that 11 July be observed by the international community as World Population Day, a day to focus attention on the urgency and importance of population issues. United Nations Development Program, World Population, Class Notes, Reading Material, To Focus, Couple Photos, Day, People, Women's Rights

World Population Day | UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund

Putting the brakes on COVID-19: how to safeguard the health and rights of women and girls now