UN Women works in Haiti to ensure that the humanitarian response reaches out to women, incorporates their voices and proposals.
Protection of rights, food security and early recovery are the priorities for women's organizations and Haitian women. Learn more
Working together for the vindication of the rights and dignity of Afro-descendant women
Twenty-nine years ago, black women from Latin America and the Caribbean decided to visibilize the struggles and resistance of Afro-descendant women Learn more
#ActforEqual is a new campaign to drive attention, excitement and action towards the upcoming Generation Equality Forum. Through the campaign you can show your support, take action for gender equality and help propel major commitments to the Action Coalition Goals. We can’t wait any longer for gender equality. It’s time to #ActforEqual. More
This series highlights the crucial role of women in all spheres of society and highlights the great changes that are achieved when women lead. More
Women’s Affairs Ministers Commit to Furthering a Care Society and Full Digital Inclusion of Women for a Transformative Recovery with Gender Equality in Latin America and the Caribbean
During the 60th Meeting of the Presiding Officers of the Regional Conference on Women in Latin America and the Caribbean, organized by ECLAC in coordination with UN Women, authorities adopted a declaration that will be presented during the 65th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). More
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- International Day of Democracy
- UN Women: Being amongst the most affected by the earthquake, women’s and girls’ meaningful participation and leadership are crucial to an effective and successful humanitarian response.
- Statement: Executive Director a.i. of UN Women, Ms Pramila Patten, stands in solidarity with Afghan women who are fighting for the respect of their fundamental rights and freedoms
Executive Director a.i calls on the Taliban leadership to include women in the upcoming governance entity
In a statement, UN Women Executive Director a.i. Pramila Patten says: "The immediate inclusion of women in the governance structure of the new leadership in Afghanistan will be the ultimate litmus test for the Taliban". More ►