UN Women envisions a world where societies are free of gender discrimination, and women and girls are empowered to lead the change they want to see.
UN Women is the world’s leading organization for promoting gender equality and women’s empowerment. Our global mandate means that investments in our programmes can be felt in many places and have powerful multiplier effects. Learn more
Typically serving as central coordinating units for women’s affairs within national governments, national mechanisms promote the integration of gender equality measures across national policies and programmes. Learn more
Civil society is one of UN Women’s most important constituencies. It is a dynamic source of ideas and policy perspectives, partnerships and support. It plays a vital role in advancing shared strategic objectives to promote gender equality, and women’s rights and empowerment Learn more