It was recently reported that photos of more than 80 Muslim women were uploaded on an open software development platform (GitHub) called "Sulli's Day Deal."
Videos have been flooding the internet showing male lawmakers wearing vibrant coloured high heels inside the Parliament of Canada.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, who recommended her, said she makes history as the first Bangladeshi American as well as the first Muslim American woman to be a federal judge.
"We firmly believe that the full, equal and meaningful participation and inclusion of women across society is essential for achieving sustainable development and lasting peace,” stated UAE Minister of State Noor Al Kaabi.
On the UN-designated International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, protesters marched in Europe and the Americas.
The UN has declared Pakistani education activist and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai as "the most famous teenager in the world" in its 'Decade in review' report.
A special set of UN stamps featuring endangered migratory species was released on Monday at a function to coincide with the 13th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS COP13).
On the occasion, Noura Al Suwaidi, Secretary-General of the General Women's Union, said the award is a medal of honour and appreciation for Sheikha Fatima, adding to her many recognitions for decades of giving and distinguished efforts in women’s empowerment.
At the Petromin Express garage in Jeddah, on the Red Sea coast, new female recruits check oil and change tyres alongside their male counterparts, part of a nationwide push to bring more women into the workforce.