|UN Women will increase brand positioning and visibility of UN Women’s work in Palestine through regular production of corporate information and fact sheets
||On February 19th, UN Women Palestine office launched the HeForShe Campaign incorporating the launch of the IMAGES MENA – Palestine report and the “Because I am a Man” regional campaign. A launching event was organized and attended by 191 participants from NGOs/INGOs (41 males, 55 females); donors (5 males, 3 females); policy makers/ government (7 males, 7 females); UN agencies (7 males, 15 females); private sector (6 males, 6 females); universities (2 males, 3 females); media (10 males, 10 females); and public (10 males, 4 females) with the participation of the UN Women Regional Director for Arab states.
An International Women’s Day campaign titled “She leads the way” was launched through the collaboration of UN Women, British Consulate-General, UNESCO, UNFPA, Norwegian Representative Office to the Palestinian Authority, Italian Agency for Development Cooperation Jerusalem Office, Spanish Cooperation, Consulate General of Sweden in Jerusalem, Consulate General of Belgium in Jerusalem, and Women's Centre for Legal Aid and Counseling. More than 1,000 individuals were reached through activities highlighting women’s participation in performing arts, technology and civic engagement through art exhibitions, workshops, theatre performances, storytelling and discussion panels. Furthermore, the UN Women Office co-sponsored the only English magazine in Palestine “This Week in Palestine” March edition under the theme of International Women’s Day and published four articles, which were shared via TWiP’s website and Facebook page.
16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence “#HearMeToo: Voices against Violence” campaign was launched through the collaboration of a total 23 joint partners including international organizations, donors, national NGOs and CBOs who conducted a total 20 joint activities in 12 geographical locations (Gaza, Ramallah, Aqqaba, Qalandia Refugee Camp, Kufur Jammal, Kufur Jamal, Tulkaram, Nablus, Salfit, Qalqilya, Tubas, and Tammun) and also online and through TV and Radio channels. The 20 on-site joint activities attracted about 2,000 audiences from West Bank including East Jerusalem and Gaza, while more than half of them were women. 180 Facebook posts and 32 tweets were created by joint partners reaching total 510,000 people on social media.
UN Women launched its Facebook Page in 2018. The purpose of page is to share the vision of UN Women with the public at large as well as to advocate for women's human rights in Palestine.