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Official Twitter account of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Women's Rights & Gender Equality Taskforce | @DutchMFA | #womensrights #genderequality #minbz

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Would you like to know more about the results of Dutch Development Aid in the field of Women’s Rights & Gender Equa… https://t.co/nT2eD40t0VThe gender-equal world that we work towards can only be realized if it is a world free of racist expressions, syste… https://t.co/34COvdtehB
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6/2
2020
To end #violenceagainsttnwomen, women must know their rights. This is what @TackleVAW is also about. We have reache… https://t.co/KDXlkImWJV
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Excellent meeting with @UNFPAPakistan to learn about their important work on #SRHR in #Pakistan https://t.co/QW0bspYlYy
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Had the honor to work with @CDettmeijer on human rights issues in my previous role as Dutch Ambassador to Costa Ric… https://t.co/Q3dgvJS3Rk
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5/28
2020
We proudly present Corinne @Cdettmeijer as candidate of #KingdomNL for the Commission Elimination Discrimination ag… https://t.co/MK6jjxrsRh⤵️ Meet @Cdettmeijer: Corinne is the #KingdomNL's candidate 🇳🇱 for membership of the Committee on the Elimination… https://t.co/YhuGYlRWDD
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Don't forget to sign up for the #PreventionPlus webinar "Engaging Men and Boys to Prevent and Respond to GBV: Pract… https://t.co/ew6XYf1snT
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5/27
2020
The NL invests in a strong, creative and independent civil society to make the world a better and more inclusive pl… https://t.co/YQv9KIFwtG
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱The #COVID19 pandemic is revealing society’s reliance on women while simultaneously exposing structural inequalitie… https://t.co/1UBMexXOCK
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5/26
2020
Calling for a swift, thorough and credible investigation into violence against women in #Zimbabwe @NLWomensrightshttps://t.co/wSckYqh4ve
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Proud of the work of many partners, the successes achieved and steps we have made together! Like to know more about… https://t.co/E8HovfBEjw
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱2020 had been billed as a ground-breaking year for #genderequality. Instead, multilateral forums have been cancelle… https://t.co/8WfNMUyd3U
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5/22
2020
During these uncertain and difficult times, we turn to women leaders for inspiration. Here are 10 things you can l… https://t.co/fXuUmRQaF0
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5/20
2020
How can we engage men and boys to prevent and respond to gender-based violence during #COVID19? Join the… https://t.co/njlv6S4qAu
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5/19
2020
No one should be treated differently because of social categorizations such as gender, ethnicity, socioeconomic sta… https://t.co/ZqHdtVGQBUAround the world LGBTI persons face discrimination and violence. But everyone should have the right to be themselve… https://t.co/ChYVoU96AO
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#LGBTRights are #HumanRights #IDAHOT The Netherlands 🇳🇱 stands as ally with all #LGBTI persons worldwide https://t.co/BmZdhfCv2I
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱In the run up to #IDAHOT🏳️‍🌈: @DutchMFA fully supports #LGBTI activists & allies worldwide. #LGBTI people face pa… https://t.co/zjL8R5yzmm
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Today, the Netherlands calls on all to consider the specific impact of the #COVID19 pandemic on #LGBTI persons. Dis… https://t.co/9foNgSlBgL
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5/18
2020
Delighted to raise the rainbow 🏳️‍🌈 flag @DutchMFA to mark #IDAHOT 👉Int'l Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia & Bip… https://t.co/NNea3hZgFM
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Want to know how Oxfam in Liberia is responding to the Covid-19 crisis? Check out our newsletter #Staysafehttps://t.co/d95lMymRKh
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱👉🏾Sanitary products are not a luxury and should be accessible for all 👉🏾#Menstruation hygiene = #womenhealth https://t.co/mOqrHH0A8M
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱It’s been two years since #humanrightsdefender Loujain Al Hathloul was arrested in Saudi Arabia. The Netherlands w… https://t.co/xG6pgHPidW
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5/15
2020
What are the challenges that women face in the #COVID19 response and what we can learn from them? A doctor in Boli… https://t.co/KWBz2NRSom
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱“No country or government can solve the crisis alone; civil society organizations should be seen as strategic partn… https://t.co/UFR4cp4RZ8
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Amidst the tragedy & hardships of this time, today on our #WASL community check-in #WomenPeacebuilders also shared… https://t.co/DlPWvLi6Zq
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Ahead of #IDAHOT on 17 May, @ILGAEurope released its annual rainbow map today on situation of #LGBTI people in 49 E… https://t.co/bbhwVlKC1q
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱In the run up to #IDAHOT🏳️‍🌈 👉Int'l Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia & Biphobia: 'We stand firm in our resolve… https://t.co/vg56FclzLd
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱“An inclusive, gender-sensitive approach to the #COVID19 pandemic can reset the way of addressing health emergenci… https://t.co/md49VQt3v9
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱We look back at a succesful all-digital @UNCTAD #ecommerce week. The Netherlands co-organized high-level session on… https://t.co/oPkPeU3eEf
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5/14
2020
WO=MEN waardeert de uitspraak van @AIV_advies dat in de #COVIDー19 respons bijzondere aandacht nodig is voor steun… https://t.co/wGCsb1sFIB
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱To achieve a #GlobalCeasefire and stop the spread of #COVID19 in conflict zones, local women must be included in pe… https://t.co/yQA8qGkVOu
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#GenderEquality being a priority for @DutchMFA @NLWomensrights as well it was great to participate! This was March… https://t.co/gUUg5juIR4
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5/13
2020
Women should be recognized as key actors in #sustainingpeace initiatives, as sustainable peace can only be achieved… https://t.co/OWRCB1bMmnThe #WomenPeaceSecurity Agenda is seen as highly valuable to advance women’s rights, but also faces persistent obst… https://t.co/GJ2AHOxQNg
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#UNSCR1325 was built on tireless efforts from the women’s movement #SthlmForum 2/6 https://t.co/WotaLgCjCD
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱'We need more men who are mostly in positions of power to understand we are doing a disservice to humanity if we co… https://t.co/Q9xTUD8UOW
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱. @UN_Women @regner_asa shares the international community still sees those who cause the violence as the ligitimat… https://t.co/ec6gzJfjIh
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5/11
2020
Nicole: black and #indigenous; activist and mother, defending #womensrights and the entire #Garifuna community in… https://t.co/fOgK3YGsQ9
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Our latest #Call4Proposal in #Uganda is now live! With the support of @AustrianDev, we're financing local women's… https://t.co/eXl3YHVk6Z
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5/8
2020
'Globally, women & girls’ rights & freedoms are being rolled back.(...) We must protect everyone's enjoyment of… https://t.co/EbU4QCTvS2
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5/7
2020
The protection narrative during #COVID19 should not overshadow women's political agency, as indicated by Sylvia R.… https://t.co/5vUmkRh2Z3#Women are being disproportionately affected by the social impact of the #coronavirus crisis, which continues to ex… https://t.co/5KFxJ81cHY
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Closing thoughts from @NorwayMFA: Ine Eriksen Søreide reiterates that having women at the table is important not on… https://t.co/zL5F3fkfa6
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱 @GeirOPedersen continues saying that during the #COVID19 pandemic "Syrian women are taking the leading role in advocacy"
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Ine Eriksen Søreide continues: "If we don't include women at the beginning of negotiations then we have missed an o… https://t.co/Iv9CkM8P9g
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Miroslav Jenča UN Assistant Secretary-General for Europe, Central Asia and the Americas: "What we need now more tha… https://t.co/FXz0EzEFc7
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Great to see 59 states co-sponsoring this statement on the protection of #SRHR and the promotion of gender responsi… https://t.co/equLBPgCQr
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱COVID-19 affects women and men differently. We recommit to providing all women and girls with reproductive health c… https://t.co/u4LtjZXAnP
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Joint diplomatic statement: “We call on governments around the world to ensure full and unimpeded access to all se… https://t.co/iYgBIyz4KSWomen’s and girls’ rights are under pressure as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. In crises like these gender equali… https://t.co/vhfGjUpn5k
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱OUT NOW : Highgrade Special Series on Gender Equality in Mining Today we launch our in-depth interview series - an… https://t.co/q5HHlO1UmU
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱We're delighted to share the 2019 Annual Report for our WAVE program, powered by @NLWomensRights and demonstrating… https://t.co/k95UBusMdl
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5/6
2020
Will #COVID19 lead to the de-medicalization of #abortion? Because it seems current social restrictions like tele-co… https://t.co/w1BDnE1dJU
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5/4
2020
Ante aumento #ViolenciaDeGenero por confinamiento #Covid19, los códigos claves pueden salvar vidas! 🇩🇴 se sume a l… https://t.co/1cJYeEKNgE
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5/3
2020
Two weeks after #COVID19 was declared a pandemic, @unwomenasia started rolling out rapid assessment surveys to capt… https://t.co/vVM40Ui3PB
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#COVID19 is exposing and exploiting inequalities of all kinds, including gender inequality. With women’s interests… https://t.co/7AfhveYwTe
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Attacks on #FreedomOfExpression should stop. We need to stand up for journalists, including #women #journalists,… https://t.co/xTZ6pAi2pT
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5/2
2020
.@monicapferro, Geneva Director of @UNFPA talked about this important issue during Wednesday's #RightON webchat.… https://t.co/udvczUGHmb
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Belangrijke boodschap door ambassadeurs @MetteGonggrijp & @BTahzibLie: vrouwen dienen mee te praten aan alle tafels… https://t.co/CulfNcSSvO
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱In many countries #MayDay is a day to celebrate workers. Perhaps as never before, this year we recognize essential… https://t.co/nKvWLYYkTU
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱From medical protective equipment designed for men and failing to adequately protect women to the impacts of… https://t.co/0bhQ4EFV4N
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱We're thrilled to reveal our animation #AFeministFuture has won not one but TWO international media awards! Create… https://t.co/R1Sd7IQYgd
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Advocating on equality and justice for women #HagueTaks presents Nigar Ahmed Mohammed from Iraq who is one of the… https://t.co/u4fTIAbn7b
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Gender analysis is a necessity, not a luxury. Applying a gender lens to the current COVID-19 pandemic allows for a… https://t.co/aTruMfLxO5
5/1
2020
The many impacts of #coronavirus often affect women first and hardest. https://t.co/5L3PgdbixL
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#COVID19 disproportionately affects women: “Quarantines significantly reduce economic and subsistence activities… https://t.co/Ab7AUnxHkICOVID-19 is highlighted how care work, paid & unpaid, underpins our society yet is often undervalued. Around the wo… https://t.co/FT3fmI6Tzn
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱An adequate Covid-19 response is of worldwide importance. Many countries however, are facing severe health care cha… https://t.co/K1ekALsKYp
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4/29
2020
Women #RiseForAll! 👉Inspiring & empowering new initiative to curb the #COVID19Pandemic https://t.co/x9N8VIKKN7 https://t.co/GWw8y2hIO0
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Despite #Covid19, elections will take place in #burundi May 20. @TackleVAW trained 20 women to stand for local elec… https://t.co/d7TcMEc3mp
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#COVID19 disproportionately impacts women & girls #WomensRights & #GenderEquality must be front & center during t… https://t.co/cHDNiMqVWP
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#COVID19 disproportionately impacts women & girls #WomensRights & #GenderEquality must be front & center during t… https://t.co/e25DSPJ1Ar
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4/28
2020
One of the six strategies Her Choice applies in the field addresses Strategy I: Invest in girls, their knowledge an… https://t.co/9GRXrwzkKo
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#COVID19 disproportionally affects women: Sexual and reproductive healthcare should remain a priority in times of… https://t.co/eI3pZKDAraTo inspire, support, connect and give a voice to women digital entrepreneurs in developing countries @UNCTAD & th… https://t.co/bbfJG3Iz1z
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱📌 Joint Statement by #HumanRightsAmbassadors from 7 European countries - Finland, France, Germany, Luxembourg, the… https://t.co/mcTPvjeSzk
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱UNSR @cvoule calls not to use COVID19 restrictions to halt freedom of assembly&association and civil society's abil… https://t.co/r3ybfgYlQu
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4/23
2020
What makes a movement feminist? Why do feminist movements matter? We explore these questions in our WAVE Movement… https://t.co/Cvc9UXb9oq
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4/22
2020
You have the right to find a place where you can stay safe and free from violence. @FundacionJyG promotes… https://t.co/wid4Xnm0Cq
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱.@GlobalHlth5050’s new report shows women make up 70% of workers in the health and social sector, yet 7 out of 10 g… https://t.co/oXjnL8VQNC
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#COVID19: caught between the monster on the street and the monster at home. As lockdowns cause dramatic increases i… https://t.co/7t5cA1d7jV
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱My @DutchMFA colleagues & I interacted online w/ Dutch civil society partners on the #humanrights implications of t… https://t.co/lllzeGn2Fb
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4/21
2020
Women make up 70% of the global health workforce, putting them at increased risk of infection. That’s why we need t… https://t.co/028ND8Vsxm
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4/19
2020
We can use the new normal created by the #coronavirus to shine a light on the gender imbalance in housework and chi… https://t.co/aXAuExrOSm
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4/18
2020
‘My Love, whom I respect’: Working with Men in Nigeria to combat #domesticviolence and promote #equal relationships… https://t.co/ABQF1izy7U
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Check out our new animated video on child marriage and the Her Choice programme: ‘Her Choice believes that change… https://t.co/ViyPl12S7L
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱"For me it's so important that I show other women that we can lead. I thought to myself, why shouldn't it be me?" –… https://t.co/p0RbIOefwR
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Home can be a dangerous place for women, if they are stuck in self-isolation together with their abuser. It is very… https://t.co/21A22VzKpu
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Are influential #ICT companies doing their part to achieve gender equality #SDG5? Take a look at @SDGBenchmarkshttps://t.co/aHaCb7UBna
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4/17
2020
Wil jij een kijkje in de kombuis van een dynamisch ministerie nemen en houd jij je graag bezig met actuele ontwikke… https://t.co/7aFAzWooI9We are delighted to welcome @ClaireScharwatt from @GSMA, @MetteGonggrijp from @DutchMFA and Greg Francis from… https://t.co/jn9AZw4daA
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱"A right is never lost since someone strives to claim it" #HagueTalks speaker @omniataher works towards a more jus… https://t.co/d6AygrmqlP
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#COVID19 disproportionally affects women: The gender pay gap in the health workforce is often exacerbated by cris… https://t.co/VqWZhsCvpnThe impacts of #COVID19 are profoundly gendered. In response, we are launching the #HeForSheAtHome campaign, which… https://t.co/vMCH7bQIBA
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱1 in 3 women experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetime, mostly by an intimate partner. Protection ag… https://t.co/wWGKtGPxFV
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#COVID19 confinement is isolating many women with violent partners, separating them from the people and resources t… https://t.co/LwMYQ1XfOQ
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4/16
2020
⚡️In 'A Call to Action: Now and the Future, COVID-19 and #GenderEquality, Global #Peace and #Security' we address t… https://t.co/x49iNT684M
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Very good to see that #Yemeni women are together in the “group of 9 network” asking for parties to enter a comprehe… https://t.co/2F1b1hxSS4
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4/15
2020

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