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
UN Women Asia Pacific : Annual Report 2014

Throughout the year, our work reached the most marginalized women and girls across 32 countries in Asia-Pacific. We utilized a range of approaches to advocate for gender equality. This Annual Report, the first to be produced by the UN Women Regional Office... More

Progress of the World’s Women

Bangkok Post's Op-ed: Women do have jobs, globally they are paid 24 per cent less than men, on average. For the most part, the world’s women are in low-salaried, insecure occupations... Read more

Women Journalists in Asia and the Pacific

 

Gender equality is everybody’s business. But there is no doubt, given the reach and influence of the media, that members of the media have great responsibility to portray women and men in diverse and balanced ways... Read more

EQUAL HALF - a documentary film from India

Women form half of India’s population and make enormous contributions to its economy, yet they lag behind in almost all socio-economic indicators. How to ensure women have access to equal resources and opportunities? more

‘No More Silence’

Video calls to stop the silence about violence against women and girls in Laos... more