Engaging the Public
As the world strives to counter and prevent violent extremism, the protection and empowerment of women and girls must be a key consideration.
Secretary-General Ban in message on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2015
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- In Malta, Ban urges Commonwealth leaders to join UN in 'final push' to wipe out polio
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