Month: July 2014

Human Development Report 2014

The Human Development Report 2014 was released today by UNDP. According to this new report, women experience many kinds of disadvantages and discrimination in health, education and employment. To highlight these disparities, the Report presents HDI values separately for women and men for 148 countries. Worldwide the female HDI value averages about 8 percent lower than the male HDI value. Read more →

Declaration of Equalities

On July 19, 2014 Zonta Club of Buffalo Advocacy committee and members, Members of Zonta Club of Geneva, NY and guests attended the Unveiling of the “Declaration of Equalities” during the The Declaration of Equalities Convention Days, Seneca Falls, New York, in support of the legal rights and justice for Muslim Women in the world.   “Zonta Says No to Violence Against Women,” was… Read more →