#GAReads | Fight for Gender Equality at U.N. Faces Resistance, Report Says

U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres. Photo credit: Kuhlmann / MSC [ CC BY 3.0 de ],  via Wikimedia Commons .

U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres. Photo credit: Kuhlmann / MSC [CC BY 3.0 de], via Wikimedia Commons.

Fight for Gender Equality at U.N. Faces Resistance, Report Says”:

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has inched up slightly in the eyes of women's groups who said on Wednesday he has delivered on some promises to make the global organization a feminist institution but faces a major backlash and resistance.

The Feminist U.N. Campaign, a coalition of women's rights groups, advocates and U.N. staff, gave him a grade of B-, up from the C+ it gave him a year ago.

The coalition launched its report card after the secretary-general said he would be a feminist leader when he took office two years ago.

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