Japan

Photo: UN Women/STORY CO.,LTD
Photo: UN Women/STORY CO.,LTD

Over the past 5 years, Japan has contributed almost USD 21.4m of non-core funding in support of UN Women’s programming in Asia and the Pacific. In addition to regional programmes on women, peace and security and preventing violent extremism, Japan has also supported UN Women’s activities in other countries including India, Myanmar, Timor-Leste and Viet Nam – focusing on various thematic issues including ending violence against women, women’s economic empowerment, and disaster risk reduction.