UN Women established a forum for WLHIV as a platform to share, learn, discuss about women and HIV since 2014. Ayu Oktariani is actively involved in the network to advocate for integration of VAW and HIV, and promoting rights of women. Read more of her story with video... Learn more
Worker, helper, auntie, maid?
A short animation explains "Working condition and attitudes experienced by migrant domestic workers in Thailand and Malaysia"... Learn more
FINAL CALL - UNiTE 2016 Song contest
UN Women invites you to capture the spirit of the Secretary General’s UNiTE to End Violence against Women Campaign by making your own music video for the UNiTE Campaign Song 2016... Learn more
Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work will be the focus of the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW 61) from 13-24 March. Global leaders, civil society and government representatives, private sector and activists will meet to mobilize and strategize, share new initiatives and commit actions to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment. More
UN Women teamed up with Serena Hotels and hosted a match day to show how football is a powerful tool for social inclusion, gender equality and youth empowerment. Young women and girls from Pakistan’s National... More
In a gender equal world, girls must have choices for their future
In a statement on the occasion of International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka says: "The solutions demand many aspects of what is normal and valuable to be changed all together." More
Disasters: What’s gender got to do with it?
In the past 18 months, we have seen two massive cyclones rip through Vanuatu and Fiji, leaving a trail of devastation; homes and livelihoods destroyed, crops wiped out, no clean water, insecure food supply... More
Our first interactive Annual Report 2015 highlights our key achievements Across the 22 countries in the Asia-Pacific region... Read More