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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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Joined Twitter 10/14/14


The combined power of people can move mountains! Our parter @IWDA shares different ways to strengthen #movements fo… https://t.co/12R61aOPZgLast week 4 women from the Gulf took the stage to discuss the position of women in their region, during this year’s… https://t.co/4OrgeunV6q
10/21
2019
#GenderEquality is about including all genders 🙋🏿‍♂️🙋🏿‍♀️🙆🏾‍♂️🙆🏾‍♀️ https://t.co/uIosLf1wwsDirector General @KittyvdHeijden opens meeting #UNFPA_supplies: #familyplanning commodities are crucial for gender… https://t.co/ewSGI3Dv91
10/17
2019
As we celebrate #IDRW2019, meet Barème Diarra, a young mother who uses the #RiceAdvice app to help 🇲🇱#Malian farmer… https://t.co/xRfROiJoKx
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10/16
2019
This event on sex workers in the European Parliament is now live on 'Sophie in 't Veld's Facebook page. There is al… https://t.co/f4dJNIk4QSIn the upcoming Henriette van Lynden lecture on thursday, five women from the Gulfstates will speak about the chang… https://t.co/CPq0P3CZ2tNL CSOs @genderplatform @AtriaNieuws presenting priorities and demands #WomensRights for #Beijing25https://t.co/oKFsk9tAqw
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱For fourty years, Thursdays in Black has united people in fighting Violence against Women and Girls. Recently Liber… https://t.co/Icm6khCMFs
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10/15
2019
Every day should be #DayoftheGirl. Together we stand up against inequalities based on gender 👧🏼👧🏽👧🏾👧🏿 https://t.co/D6tn76QbgEToday it is #InternationalDayoftheGirl. Even in 2019, we have to continue to fight against inequality between girls… https://t.co/6XxHzi8gSj
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Stimulating women entrepreneurship leads to an upward spiral. Companies with more women as managers, often employ m… https://t.co/EucNHMdROCIntegrating a gender perspective into business activities is vital for #SustainableBusiness and… https://t.co/XlYfO3zTldToday, on International Girls Day, I also stand up for the rights of every girl everywhere. Too many girls still… https://t.co/NUEZbjTR6s
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱On international girls day, we celebrate all girls in the world. When we fight for women's rights and gender equali… https://t.co/EMtKdoDobA
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱No sustainable inclusive business and trade without recognition of rights and the roles of women 👩🏽‍💼💼🏦💰… https://t.co/Ugo9ZiOS8mToday on #InternationalGirlsDay we stand up for all girls. We strive towards a future in which girls are always hea… https://t.co/kMnDYx1hHZYou've probably noticed that girls around the world are standing up for what they passionately believe in & showing… https://t.co/AQKT2yeq3A
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Something has to change on what the Society thinks about the Girl child. Girls are abused and that is normalized. E… https://t.co/8TcqnLiobu
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Feel free to be yourself. Not only today, but every day of the year #ComingOutDay @minbuza https://t.co/7OjvIrE4Vz
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Vandaag is #ComingOutDay! Trots dat ik de vlag mocht hijsen. Zodat iedereen zichzelf kan en mag zijn. Mag houd… https://t.co/K1D5p0AwmM
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10/11
2019
We love how these photos at the #GoldenLine photo exhibition give an insight in the lives of women in mining commun… https://t.co/FMdafzaF9FGirls should be walking to school, not down the aisle. How will you celebrate #DayOfTheGirl? #IDG2019 https://t.co/bohNTZJw56
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Significant barriers to women’s participation in trade exist in developed and developing economies. In our new es… https://t.co/g2vGcodw11
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱It is so exciting to see our special #GoldenLine photo exhibition currently on display in Geneva at the @IGFMininghttps://t.co/DVhjeDPkf9
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱We are more than halfway through the Her Choice programme and although behavioral change takes time, we already see… https://t.co/PL6q0KeQpQ
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Dutch Women’s Representative @ClariceGargard @OnzeVrouwInNY called at #UNHQ for change in the system to boost the a… https://t.co/TxVBKWnapz
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Ikv bijna 20jr VNVR Res. #1325 over Vrouwen, Vrede & Veiligheid publiceert @DeGroene een reeks interviews van Greta… https://t.co/XPZ7nGmKWX
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10/10
2019
We agree with @IGFMining that women’s critical role in mining must become more visible and supported. The Netherlan… https://t.co/fcqa8o29JEOur #GoldenLine photo exhibition has reached Geneva! Visitors of @IGFMining can currently enjoy this special exhibi… https://t.co/ZlqQq1eGwl
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10/9
2019
Princess @MabelvanOranje accentuates that more gender specific interventions in crisis and humanitarian situations… https://t.co/iYH47e0C92The Government of The Netherlands has prioritised the integration of gender in trade policy, in addition to our tra… https://t.co/E4vD4Qbl0Q
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Today @Marcel_Vernooij joins the WTO forum to speak about gender and trade. The Netherlands works for inclusive tra… https://t.co/cpihiKvRcX
10/8
2019
Saoli Lapaso is using her voice to ensure that girls go to school and are protected from cultural practices that en… https://t.co/MMLIR7w5J8
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱About to deliver my speech at the 3rd Commission of @UNHumanRights at the General Assembly. Exciting! Will be goin… https://t.co/QxFmDnDRgZ
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Let's get these numbers down! With the estimation that only 15 countries will achieve gender equality in the next 5… https://t.co/rvG4I9eonvReady for the #NobelPrize announcements? The underrepresentation of female Nobel laureates over the years is just… https://t.co/gdqTjbafrl
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱11 October is #dayofthegirl! It’s time we encourage girls to pursue their dreams, uplift their self-esteem and ce… https://t.co/NMGm8AqBTg
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10/7
2019
Pleasure to meet @ippf DG Alvaro Bermejo. Working in partnership to realize access to sexual and reproductive healt… https://t.co/JAMZx0G9In
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱How MACHO politics and leadership affects the rights of women, LGBTIQ & marginalized groups. Sexuality & reproducti… https://t.co/SlHdPz40aH
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱What can we do better in advocacy for #genderequality & #SRHR: 1) adjust communications, not ignore the push back,… https://t.co/rKtf0zbsFK
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10/4
2019
Vrouwenrechten zijn belangrijk en universeel. Samen moeten we deze rechten blijven verdedigen. Wij staan voor #SRGRhttps://t.co/5lLgLeqOMt
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Minister @SigridKaag at the Rutgers Dialogue: “The continued relevance of #ICPD is reconfirmed after 25 years. I am… https://t.co/aZLQCdUFi6
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#shedecides Champion @SigridKaag calls on more countries to join the consensus on #UHC and #Srhr. #destrijdomsekshttps://t.co/Su8SFgXn5g
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Only by working together as governments, activists, civil society and private sector will we be able to achieve… https://t.co/PfyhPSSAiR
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱"We need to the protect the rights of women and girls. It is a sure way of achieving an equal society. "Jane Warugu… https://t.co/jBRYZbgTFD
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Women overwhelmingly bear the brunt of poverty & are often denied economic opportunities. With your support, women… https://t.co/pDkW47DO4b
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Now is the time to act! We need the empowerment of women & girls to be at the forefront of our agenda because… https://t.co/pBDsIWFwuh
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Thanks @katja_iversen, #SRHR is indeed the bedrock for gender equality! Together we’ll work to include… https://t.co/HvIbojDe90
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱What an inspiring story from @womenforwomenUK. This blog shows what the strengthened position of women can bring to… https://t.co/kODlwLuF7jDialogue & Dissent partner Count Me In! presenting inspiring funding modalities to support women’s rights movements… https://t.co/F2ViS22bC3
10/3
2019
Our work in Nigeria is made possible through the generous commitment of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Neth… https://t.co/6gpP3LsMUU
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10/2
2019
One new life should not mean the death of another. We have to improve maternal health everywhere. https://t.co/XV4F5tyyBb
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱At the @WPSFocalPoints event during the #UNGA, ministers, focal points on women, peace and security, and civil soci… https://t.co/EPTmPKOT7d
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱“Providing women who desire to space the birth of their children with access to contraceptives to do so is a key in… https://t.co/dNaI3im3hQ
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱"Addressing #ClimateChange effectively will be impossible without progress on #GenderEquality, and we can't wait to… https://t.co/x03qxI5m6A
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10/1
2019
Today it’s International Safe Abortion Day. For @CHOICEforYouth I wrote a blog about the importance of today. When… https://t.co/iNnRnVSife
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Kaag bij VN: 'Vrouwenrechten zijn als de kanarie in de kolenmijn' https://t.co/Re7BsekHYq via @nporadio1
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Collecting safe drinking water shouldn’t mean foregoing opportunities to go to school or take on paid employment fo… https://t.co/0k8hPm17Ww
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#MeetTheJudges: CEO of @263Chat, Nigel Mugamu @SirNige is outspoken on #GenderEquality & we are happy to have him a… https://t.co/UkTlIiy2dA
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Today the #TradeforHer conference takes place, where the results of the first-ever study on barriers for women in i… https://t.co/PF4cznSx94“There are so many women that do trade on a daily basis. We need to find out what the barriers are, and what we can… https://t.co/hUCr2f1APN
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Abortions are either legal or dangerous. We stand together with her, so she can make the decisions that only she s… https://t.co/H1HsnVMa3O
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9/30
2019
We believe a woman’s sexual and reproductive rights include her right to access safe and legal abortion. Together,… https://t.co/8Fvx7gASDr
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Reliable data fuels responsible decision-making. To reach the #GlobalGoals with girls and women, we need better dat… https://t.co/ZaJ0P1XLTl
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Access to safe abortion is a healthcare issue and a matter of rights for women all over the world. On International… https://t.co/TqdzJbs3Z3
9/28
2019
It’s #GenderEqualityWeek in Canada and we’ve got your back! The #Netherlands supports more than 49,000 women and 83… https://t.co/hkzABtNkZn
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#MeetTheJudges: @vanyaradzayi fights for #GenderEquality & the safety of girls & women. She is also a judge for our… https://t.co/UrArxa2Gmm
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱We have to push back against the pushback on #SRHR. They are on a road to nowhere, we are on the road to Nairobi on… https://t.co/aRnmLEVKui
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9/27
2019
Meet UNCTAD's "Super Seven" #eTrade4Women advocates: the women shaking up #digital and #ecommerce in developing na… https://t.co/Xhs3AZfisP
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱The links between #genderequality and climate change are undeniable. When girls & women take the lead in… https://t.co/sY23KMNDe5
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱 @UNGA #KingdomNL expresses clear support for rights & choices for women, girls and marginalized groups. #Denmarkhttps://t.co/K0ISEPjRxh
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱We believe in a world where she decides whether, when, and with whom to have children. Therefore, we actively parti… https://t.co/aU91ZjThVr
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱2/2 Also, our statement this week at #UNGA19 https://t.co/EgIJz7rkIa
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱1/2 Today is World Contraception Day! #WCD2019 We celebrate progress: 25% increased access to modern contraception… https://t.co/GcpAAL9TVR
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱I met Nadia Murad at #UNGA, once a slave of ISIS, now fighting for justice. An incredibly strong woman with a power… https://t.co/p2cWiY1Kn5
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱This snapshot shows where progress can be made on #GenderEquality in all 17 #SDGs. We leave no one behind; women’s… https://t.co/qWJNuF185F
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱“We must address the barriers of women and children in accessing services. To make sure women and girls are informe… https://t.co/71iShYP8vC
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱 @minbuza @PlanNederland @RutgersNL @CHOICEforYouth @100KIT @NLWomensrights @jeroenvloon Thanks to the support of… https://t.co/zMvK9Yxj1b
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱In the YIDA Alliance, and with the support of @MinBuza, we work together with @PlanNederland @RutgersNLhttps://t.co/gfZf7AIMAJ
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Nederland vecht bij VN voor seksuele rechten en gezondheidszorg https://t.co/708Q9MWw0g
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱25 years ago, the ICPD presented a groundbreaking view on women’s sexual and reproductive health and rights. Today,… https://t.co/M2ypCMDehCKaag bij VN: 'Vrouwenrechten zijn als de kanarie in de kolenmijn' Mooi interview, het luisteren waard!… https://t.co/lCLikPKFkd
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Congratulations, well-deserved!🙋‍♀️🕊 https://t.co/ZqR7TusqhXThrilled to host @NLinKenya Ambassador @FMakken. Great insights and discussions on the initiatives by women in crea… https://t.co/CxILQNNzrc
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9/26
2019
⁦@SigridKaag⁩ speaks up on behalf of 55+ countries on importance of sexual and reproductive health & rights at Univ… https://t.co/T0xNYpHpUC
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Thank you for a great meeting @KittyvdHeijden. We at @UNFPA appreciate @DutchMFA’s strong political support for… https://t.co/bLnhH9qG3C
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱A message worth repeating: no universal health coverage without #SRHR. It is only universal if all people have acce… https://t.co/NnmyEmLzrK
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱#KingdomNL, on behalf of 58 cross regional countries spoke out on the needs and rights of women and girls. #UHC is… https://t.co/Y9IITEizZI
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9/24
2019
For me, the U in #UHC stands for a U-turn. A U-turn we need to take to put women’s rights, #genderequality & #SRHRhttps://t.co/8V3ZR4TP4J
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱The Netherlands is speaking out, on behalf of 58 countries, for the importance of women’s rights, gender equality a… https://t.co/lvsFSJnbvA
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱"For women whose lives have been most affected by violent conflict, peace is not just an aspirational ideal, but a… https://t.co/fcziBoNYXv
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱 @UNGA74 Vice-Minister for International Cooperation @KittyvdHeijden talked with @Atayeshe and expressed support for… https://t.co/NtkY9Cuj3x
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9/23
2019
Talking to @nadgasman @inmujeres, stressed @DutchMFA is ready to support @SRE_mx & @francediplo building #feministhttps://t.co/cYgMQoWmVv
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9/22
2019
Today, on the international day of peace, we celebrate women peacebuilders everwhere. Without women involvement, pe… https://t.co/LKvngKNrp9“I convinced them with my speech and became the 1st🚺paramount chief. I am preparing new chiefs to follow my footste… https://t.co/XCZVTkdVtQ
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9/21
2019
Our demands are clear. Our voices are one. Will you join us for an equal future? Here’s how you can be part of… https://t.co/bN0MTjiOea
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱"We’re telling women 2 participate in this movement & share their knowledge & wisdom with others for generations 2… https://t.co/BmYE4O2USP
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Had a great visit in Nimule today, inspiring youth, women groups, psycho-social support volunteers and the first fe… https://t.co/SAQTXCx1c8
Retweeted by NL Women's Rights 🇳🇱Yemeni women & youth working on Women, Peace and Security on the ground shared @DutchMFA their powerfull stories. S… https://t.co/muAumHTsYA
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9/19
2019

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