UNHCR is warning of escalating humanitarian needs for displaced people in Burkina Faso🇧🇫
This plight of the displaced is being made worse by severe underfunding.
UNHCR is calling on the international community to provide greater solidarity and support⤵️
Boina est leader communautaire à Bobo-Dioulasso [Burkina Faso 🇧🇫] :
"C'est parce que les femmes ne connaissent pas leurs droits que les hommes les manipulent".
#16Jours #OrangezLeMonde https://t.co/I506W9DwjX
[Audio 🎧] - Survivors of violence like Johanna* have the right to hope for a brighter life.
Johanna* went through acts of sexual violence and was threatened to stay silent.
Yet, she has hope for a better future and dreams of helping survivors like her. #16Days #OrangeTheWorld https://t.co/nms5IdhbTC
Violence against women remains devastatingly pervasive.
But it is NOT inevitable. It can and must be prevented. Let's start by believing survivors and taking action, during the #16Days and every day! #OrangeTheWorld https://t.co/HXjFI4iFUU
GBV programming is a top institutional priority for #UNHCR.
2 years ago, UNHCR adopted its global Policy on the prevention, risk mitigation of and response to GBV. #16Days #OrangeTheWorld
A message from our Senior GBV Officer for West and Central Africa @umuclara81⤵️ https://t.co/c948l0obCl
En Afrique de l'Ouest et du Centre, les violences basées sur le genre sont souvent le résultat d'inégalités de genre et de pratiques sociales néfastes.
Elles sont présentes avant, pendant et après les périodes de conflit et de déplacement forcé. https://t.co/XD9KaWlPnj
25 November is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and the world is standing with survivors against gender-based violence.
We're standing with them. Are you?
#16Days #OrangeTheWorld https://t.co/Va8KPihgrB
As families in the U.S. gather for #Thanksgiving, we're thankful to the 🇺🇸 people @StatePRM for their generous support that has helped thousands of Ivorian #refugees safely return home to reunite with their loved ones in Cote d'Ivoire 🇨🇮. https://t.co/fcw2kR9MS5
With skyrocketing numbers of forcibly displaced persons and migrants in the region,@UNHCRWestAfrica & @IOMROWCA are continuing to strengthen their collaboration for a stronger response to internal displacement and mixed movements.
Read more details:⤵️
Refugees were forced to leave their homes.
They should not be forced to leave their dreams, too.
#Refugee labour mobility can mean hope for a better future for them and their families. https://t.co/itL1tZgO3C