UN Women: The Pursuit of Justice

UN Women released its first flagship report today, called "Progress of the World's Women." The theme of this progress report is the Pursuit of Justice; it analyzes how laws and legal systems are evolving (or not) to give women equal access to justice as men.

Iran Denied A Seat on UN WOMEN

Moments ago,  the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations selected 41 members of the executive board of the newest UN body, UN Women.  And much to everyone's surprise (and, overwhelming pleasure) Iran was kept off the board.