Vanuatu needs your help!
“In the morning after the cyclone came we all went outside and had a little cry. Everything was gone. Everyone has suffered,” - Annie James, a market vendor says. More than 75,000 people are in need, please help them now...
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".. It was very difficult for me after my husband died. There was no income coming in. Kopila’s Self-Help Group collected some money and organised a loan for me. If I was not with Kopila I would not even be able to educate my children...
UN Women China launched HeForShe campaign at Tsinghua University on 12 April 2015 with Chinese celebrities declaring their commitment to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment... More
Marobe Market House officially re-opened on April 2, almost three weeks after Category Five Tropical Cyclone Pam ripped through the island nation. It was the first market to re-open for fresh produce sellers, the result of a UN Women-facilitated agreement between Port Vila Municipality and Shefa Provincial Government, under the oversight of the Department of Local Authorities... More
The fifty-ninth session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 9 to 20 March 2015... More
Governments in the Asia and Pacific region have, this week, re-committed to eliminating discrimination against women and girls, with the unanimous adoption of a political declaration at the Commission on the Status of Women, currently underway in New York... More
Check out this space for the latest information and updates on the Beijing+20 Regional Review. Get involved and join us to achieve gender equality and women’s empowerment in Asia-Pacific! ... More
UN Women in India in partnership with Centre for United Nations Peacekeeping develops a pilot course for female military officers... More
- Workshop of Public Communication Process for Accessing to Gender-Sensitive Justice
- A National Seminar on Proposed Practical Guidelines on the Protection and Promotion of Access to Justice for Malay Muslim Women in the Southernmost Provinces of Thailand
- Launch of the UN Women Global HeForShe Campaign in China
Empowering women empowers all humanity – An op-ed on Malaysia
International Women’s Day gives us all the opportunity to commemorate the achievements in ending discrimination against women. Read her op-ed published in Malaysia...
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Emma Watson speaks about gender equality on International Women's Day... More..
#HeForShe in Asia and the Pacific
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