Tuesday, 06 December 2016

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International Day of Rural Women

International Day of Rural Women

Rural women play a critical role in the rural economies of both developed and developing countries. In most parts of the developing world they participate in crop production and livestock care, provide food, water and fuel for their families, and engage in off-farm activities to diversify their families' livelihoods. In addition, they carry out vital functions in caring for children, older persons and the sick.

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          Central African Republic
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Library Newsletter - November 2016
(new websites, information material, videos and publications)

UN Press & Media Contacts

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whatsinblue

When the Security Council approaches the final stage of negotiation of a draft resolution the text is printed in blue... What's in Blue helps interested UN readers keep up with what might soon be "in blue".