UN Women - United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

UN Women - United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

Asia and the Pacific

Highlights
Highlights
Cambodian Youth on dialogue with Australian Ambassador for Women and Girls

UN Women Cambodia brought together 10 young Cambodian activists to meet with Australia’s Ambassador for Women and Girls, Ms. Natasha Stott Despoja, on her visit to Phnom Penh. Representing a range of different youth networks and organizations, the group discussed the work... More

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    Short Video Competition on 'Gender Equality'

    UNDP, UNFPA and UN WOMEN jointly offer you a great opportunity to explore and use your creativity on a short video about “Gender Equality in Nepal”. Let's join the competition ... More

  • The 2014 Women’s Media Awards

    UN Women China and NetEase hosted the enigmatic annual event to recognize women and men role models from various sectors who support GEEW... More

  • Turning theory into reality

    Labasa Municipal Market in Fiji made history when the council closed it for two hours so that the vendors could vote on who they wanted to represent them... More

  • With borders

    Beijing+20: Youth's Voice

    Let's us listen to young boys and girls to express their thoughts and opinions for developing gender equality in their homes and communities. Last updated: 25 Feb 2015 -
    "Curbing the Gender Pay Gap in Pakistan" written by Fasiha Farrukh... More

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Summary of Executive Director's visit to India
President of India and UN Women Executive Director | 2014
Ms. Mlambo-Ngcuka met with India’s President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, in New Delhi, where the President commended UN Women for its work and proclaimed his strong support for the HeForShe More
HeForShe Event

Emma Watson Speech for HeForShe IMPACT 10x10x10 Program at World Economic Forum 2015, Davos, Switzerland... More

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