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01 December 2016
Every Woman Every Child (EWEC), the Global Partnership for Education (GPE), Sanitation and Water for All (SWA), the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement and Zero Hunger Challenge (ZHC) co-hosted a discussion on “Improving the Quality of Partnerships” during the second High-Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-Operation (GPEDC).

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01 December 2016

By Michelle Bachelet Jeria and Tarja Halonen

There have never been as many opportunities in our world as we have today. Yet, women and girls, in Latin America and across the globe, have never faced so many challenges when it comes to taking advantage of such opportunities.

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30 November 2016
The Governments of the United Arab Emirates and Norway convened the second panel in the Every Woman Every Child Everywhere series on target="_blank" at the United Nations, this time examining urban crises as part of its coverage of the reforms, operating principles, and interventions required to ensure health services for women, children and adolescents in humanitarian settings.

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30 November 2016

Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-Operation endorses Partnership Playbook as guide for stronger partnering at country-level.

(30 November 2016—Nairobi) The joint work of Every Woman Every Child (EWEC), the Global Partnership for Education (GPE), Sanitation and Water for All (SWA), the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement and Zero Hunger Challenge (ZHC) has been selected as a new Global Partnership Initiative (GPI) at the second High-Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-Operation (GPEDC) in Nairobi, Kenya.

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20 November 2016
A forum on early childhood development (ECD) marked Universal Children’s Day in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The event “Fatima bint Mubarak Forum on Motherhood and Childhood,” hosted by UAE Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, focused particularly on innovations, highlighting that early interventions not only pave the way to school, but also lay the foundations for mental and physical health in adult life.

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16 November 2016
Marking World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW), the World Health Organization (WHO) gathered representatives from various sectors in New York City to increase awareness of the problem and to encourage best practices to avoid its further spread.

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02 November 2016
17 October 2016—An Every Woman Every Child high-level side event at Habitat III in Quito, Ecuador, co-organized by the Executive Office of the UN Secretary-General, Save the Children and the Office of the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, highlighted some of the key challenges and important solutions that are included in the New Urban Agenda for improving the health and wellbeing of adolescents living in cities.

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11 October 2016
The theme of this year’s International Day of the Girl is based on the seventeen Sustainable Development Goals. The slogan is: Girls’ Progress equals Goals’ Progress: What Counts for Girls.

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24 September 2016
The Governments of the United Arab Emirates and Norway, in partnership with the Every Woman Every Child Everywhere platform, convened top development and humanitarian actors at a high-level event during the UN General Assembly.

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23 September 2016
The Every Woman Every Child High-level Private Sector-Innovation luncheon, a flagship event held every year during the UN General Assembly was held on September 21 at the UN Headquarters. Attended by approximately 180 guests, the event celebrated exciting innovations that promote the implementation of the Global Strategy for Women's, Children's and Adolescents' Health in support of the Sustainable Development Goals.

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