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After COVID-19, African women must get back to better jobs

Sectors in which women are twice as likely to work are the ones most impacted by new protocols on social distancing.  


Young African women leaders for sustainable development

20 young fellows from African Young Women Leaders Fellowship Programme have now started their one-year assignment with UNDP. We asked their impressions.  


Why I Still Maintain Hope: Women, Generation Equality and the Decade of Action

Role models in international organizations create a generation of young women and girls that can now realistically dream about leadership  


UNDP and the African Union Commission join forces to empower young African women leaders for sustainable development

UNDP and AU join forces to implement an African Young Women Leaders (AYWL) Fellowship programme to develop the next generation of young African women leaders and experts.  



Creating a level playing field for women in technology in Africa

A workshop paves the way to optimize opportunities for African women in the technology sector through enhanced professional capacity and mentorship and by leveraging the power of South-South…  



African employers for gender equality

Africa has over 700 companies with an annual revenue of more than $500 million, including 400 with revenue above $1 billion. The ability of these companies to thrive rests on building and retaining…  



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