Mohammad Naciri

Mohammad Naciri

Mohammad Naciri is the regional director of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women for Asia and the Pacific.

Show more

Latest from Mohammad Naciri

Opinion | How Covid-19 lockdowns and isolation have enabled a shadow pandemic of violence against women and girls

In all corners of the world, helplines for violence against women have seen an increase in reports. But the rise in online help-seeking has also highlighted the potential of online technologies to channel support.

In all corners of the world, helplines for violence against women have seen an increase in reports. But the rise in online help-seeking has also highlighted the potential of online technologies to channel support.

6 Dec 2021 - 7:58AM
Opinion | Why women should be at the forefront of world’s sustainable Covid-19 recovery

The pandemic has created a once-in-a-lifetime chance for governments to reimagine sustainability, restore ecosystems and rethink the role of women, say UN representatives Mohammad Naciri, Dechen Tsering and Sweden’s Åsa Hedén.

The pandemic has created a once-in-a-lifetime chance for governments to reimagine sustainability, restore ecosystems and rethink the role of women, say UN representatives Mohammad Naciri, Dechen Tsering and Sweden’s Åsa Hedén.

4 Jun 2021 - 8:00AM
Opinion | Migration in Asia should be an opportunity for workers, not traffickers

Almost 25 million people are trapped in forced labour worldwide and 64 per cent of them are in Asia and the Pacific.

Almost 25 million people are trapped in forced labour worldwide and 64 per cent of them are in Asia and the Pacific.

31 Jul 2019 - 2:38PM