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This month-long campaign comes as part of MADA's efforts to defend the rights of women journalists, who account for 29,3% of the total number of Palestinian Journalists Syndicate members, 33.3% of them hold editorial positions in the West Bank according to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics in 2017.
According to the Rights of Women website and as reported by Fox News, the hotline was funded "by the public," and will help the UK women "get specialist legal advice on what behavior constitutes sexual harassment, how to bring a grievance against their employer, how to make a claim in the Employment Tribunal, settlement agreements and non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) and other related legal problems faced by women experiencing sexual harassment in the workplace."
'As members of the United Nations Human Rights Council (2018-20), and Parties to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, Australia is committed to working with Pakistan to advance the rights of women and girls.
While addressing all the speakers threw light upon empowering women, rights of women and the role of society for adaptation of the basic roles enshrined in the Holy Quran and the Constitution of Pakistan.
She said the objective of celebrating the international women's day is raise the awareness about the rights of women.
'It is a developmental issue that will boost development in the country and ensure that the rights of women are protected.'
ISLAMABAD:Representatives of women rights' activists on Monday urged for creating awareness among the mosses about gender discrimination and protecting the rights of women in the country.
Attempts to restrict the reproductive rights of women are discrimination at a social level, according to activists.
Learning and research using the knowledge, experiences, technology and resources are the fundamental rights of women, which helps them to improve their lives.
Johnson says the workshop will serve as an eye-opener for women in the county noting, the rights of women in Liberia have been violated by their male counterparts over the years.
ISLAMABAD -- Minster for Human Rights Shireen Mazari on Wednesday said the government was committed to protect the rights of every citizen including the rights of women and an awareness campaign had already been launched in this regard to educate the people.
It also suggests adopting a legislation to address the inhumane behaviour metted out to people in police custody as well as safeguarding the rights of women, children, elders and transgender persons.