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PRESS RELEASE: UN Launches initiative to make cities safer for women and children from Unicef, 6/22/11

Thursday, June 23, 2011

The article reports, “UNICEF, UN-HABITAT and UN Women launch ‘Safe and Friendly Cities for All,’ a five-year programme that aims at making women and children feel safer in their local neighbourhoods, while improving their quality of life. This partnership initiative builds on prior experience that all three organizations have accumulated on preventing gender-based violence, using innovative tools for child and youth engagement in urban settings, and promoting integrated crime prevention strategies in cities.”

Read the full article at: http://www.unicef.org/media/media_58984.html