UN employees have mixed response after WFP tells staff not to participate in women's marches

U.N. employees have mixed reactions to a missive from the World Food Program to its staff advising them not to take part in the Women's March, or any related marches, this Saturday, saying it contravenes their code of conduct.

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  • Sophie Edwards

    Sophie Edwards is a Reporter for Devex based in London covering global development news including global education, water and sanitation, innovative financing, the environment along with other topics. She has previously worked for NGOs, the World Bank and spent a number of years as a journalist for a regional newspaper in the U.K. She has an MA from the Institute of Development Studies and a BA from Cambridge University.