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Through sport, girls find power in solidarity & confidence to pursue their dreams.

Hear it from Joyce who took part in "One Win Leads to Another", our joint programme with @Olympics.

#WomenInSport #Tokyo2020 #Olympics @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Through sport, girls find power in solidarity & confidence to pursue their dreams. Hear it from Joyce who took part in "One Win Leads to Another", our joint programme with @Olympics. #WomenInSport #Tokyo2020 #Olympics

A swimmer.
An Olympian.
A refugee.

Join us in supporting @Refugees Goodwill Ambassador @YusraMardini and all the @RefugeesOlympic team athletes competing at #Tokyo2020! @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

A swimmer. An Olympian. A refugee. Join us in supporting @Refugees Goodwill Ambassador @YusraMardini and all the @RefugeesOlympic team athletes competing at #Tokyo2020!

Why sport to empower women and girls? As #WomenInSport are kicking goals for gender equality at the #Tokyo2020 #Olympics, find out: @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Why sport to empower women and girls? As #WomenInSport are kicking goals for gender equality at the #Tokyo2020 #Olympics, find out:

#MondayMotivation from @Malala: @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

#MondayMotivation from @Malala:

Let's move the conversation and start taking action for equality during the #Tokyo2020 Olympics!

Some inspiration from legendary @mPinoe whose team showed what taking action for #equalpay looks like. @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Let's move the conversation and start taking action for equality during the #Tokyo2020 Olympics! Some inspiration from legendary @mPinoe whose team showed what taking action for #equalpay looks like.

Anjelina is an Olympian, a mother, and a refugee.

We’re proud to support inspirational athletes like Anjelina and all the @RefugeesOlympic Team athletes who will compete at #Tokyo2020. @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Anjelina is an Olympian, a mother, and a refugee. We’re proud to support inspirational athletes like Anjelina and all the @RefugeesOlympic Team athletes who will compete at #Tokyo2020.

Are you following the #Tokyo2020 @Olympics?

Watch these women athletes show the world how powerful they are! @nowthisnews @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Are you following the #Tokyo2020 @Olympics? Watch these women athletes show the world how powerful they are! @nowthisnews

Everybody has a role to play to end violence against women.

Hear our Goodwill Ambassador Nicole Kidman's call to action. @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Everybody has a role to play to end violence against women. Hear our Goodwill Ambassador Nicole Kidman's call to action.

Amelia Earhart, born #OnThisDay, was the 1st woman & 2nd person to fly solo across the Atlantic.

After crossing the Pacific, she became the 1st person to have flown solo across both oceans. 

She opened up the skies to women & continues to be inspiration to us all. ✈️👩‍✈️ @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Amelia Earhart, born #OnThisDay, was the 1st woman & 2nd person to fly solo across the Atlantic. After crossing the Pacific, she became the 1st person to have flown solo across both oceans. She opened up the skies to women & continues to be inspiration to us all. ✈️👩‍✈️

#WomenInSport show that playing like a girl is something to be proud of & a goal to strive for.

Yet, they still face gender discrimination.

Take a stand with us & advocate for change during the #Tokyo2020 @Olympics! @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

#WomenInSport show that playing like a girl is something to be proud of & a goal to strive for. Yet, they still face gender discrimination. Take a stand with us & advocate for change during the #Tokyo2020 @Olympics!

Audre Lorde gave voice to issues of race, gender and sexuality through her writings.

Gender equality is important for all of us: @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Audre Lorde gave voice to issues of race, gender and sexuality through her writings. Gender equality is important for all of us:

We are #GenerationEquality, working for an equal future. Are you with us? @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

We are #GenerationEquality, working for an equal future. Are you with us?

🌟Equal pay.
🌟More visibility.
🌟Recognition for talent.
🌟Safe playing fields.

Let’s bring it in for #WomenInSport who deserve the same treatment & respect that male athletes get. #Tokyo2020 @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

🌟Equal pay. 🌟More visibility. 🌟Recognition for talent. 🌟Safe playing fields. Let’s bring it in for #WomenInSport who deserve the same treatment & respect that male athletes get. #Tokyo2020

Some inspiration for all the #WomenInSport from the legendary @Simone_Biles as #Tokyo2020 @Olympics kick off. @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Some inspiration for all the #WomenInSport from the legendary @Simone_Biles as #Tokyo2020 @Olympics kick off.

As #Tokyo2020 kicks off, get inspired by Margarita Mamun, @Olympics champion in rhythmic gymnastics from Russia and a champion of #GenerationEquality.  🙌

#Olympics via @unwomeneca @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

As #Tokyo2020 kicks off, get inspired by Margarita Mamun, @Olympics champion in rhythmic gymnastics from Russia and a champion of #GenerationEquality. 🙌 #Olympics via @unwomeneca

This #Olympics, join us in celebrating #WomenInSport who defy gender stereotypes, make inspiring role models & promote equality! #Tokyo2020 @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

This #Olympics, join us in celebrating #WomenInSport who defy gender stereotypes, make inspiring role models & promote equality! #Tokyo2020

The #Tokyo2020 #Olympics will have close to equal representation of women and men competing for the first time in its history! 👏

For comparison, only 22 women (2.2%) out of 997 athletes competed in the modern @Olympics for the first time in 1900. @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

The #Tokyo2020 #Olympics will have close to equal representation of women and men competing for the first time in its history! 👏 For comparison, only 22 women (2.2%) out of 997 athletes competed in the modern @Olympics for the first time in 1900.

Girls in sport defy gender stereotypes and social norms. By teaching girls teamwork, self-reliance, resilience and confidence, sport is one of the great drivers of gender equality. #Olympics #Tokyo2020 @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Girls in sport defy gender stereotypes and social norms. By teaching girls teamwork, self-reliance, resilience and confidence, sport is one of the great drivers of gender equality. #Olympics #Tokyo2020

Don't forget it
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Don't forget it ⬇️ ⬇️ ⬇️

Join the event “Reflection on key themes, topics and trends of constituency building” and take part in the global discussion around advancing women’s participation in peacemaking! 
📅 27 July 
⏰ 10 AM EDT
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@cmioffice @BMZ_Bund @giz_gmbh @Ulkoministerio @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

Join the event “Reflection on key themes, topics and trends of constituency building” and take part in the global discussion around advancing women’s participation in peacemaking! 📅 27 July ⏰ 10 AM EDT 🔗 https://t.co/WZjGxdB06x @cmioffice @BMZ_Bund @giz_gmbh @Ulkoministerio

There is no planet B. 

We need urgent #climateaction and policies to reduce plastic use, protect wildlife and implement sustainable and responsible practices 🐬🐋🐠 @UN_Women UN Women Videos and pictures

There is no planet B. We need urgent #climateaction and policies to reduce plastic use, protect wildlife and implement sustainable and responsible practices 🐬🐋🐠