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Four purple cartoon children standing with arms linked

Vienna, 20 November 2021 - On World Children’s Day, UNODC released a new series of the ‘Listen First’ initiative – the Science of Skills which will focuses on skill development as a foundation for drug use prevention in children and early adolescents. (Read more)
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Mexico, October 2021 - The UNOV/UNODC Gender Team spoke to members of the Gender Advisory Group; Violeta Zarco, Gender Strategy Focal Point, Edwin Cantu, Human Rights Specialist, and Maria Medellin, Knowledge Management Specialist, to discuss their experiences of implementing an intersectional approach to gender mainstreaming. (Read more)
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A person holding a branch

(c) Photo by Muhammadtaha Ibrahim Ma'aji on Unsplash
Vienna, October 2021 – The UNODC Terrorism Prevention Branch interviewed Ms. Fatima Bello Raji, a female legal practitioner and humanitarian actor working in Yola, Adamawa State, to discuss the importance of adopting a gender perspective to support victims of terrorism. (Read more)

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