The UN Women-Kenan Foundation Asia collaboration aims to support corporations in Thailand to integrate gender equality into the way of doing business through the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs). Learn more >
What are business leaders saying in support of the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs)? Learn more >
Congratulations to the winners of the UN Women 2020 Asia-Pacific WEPs Awards! Learn more Learn more >
WeEmpowerAsia is bringing up-to-date analysis and information on how and why women’s economic empowerment matters in the COVID-19 response. Learn more >
WeEmpowerAsia, a UN Women programme funded by and in partnership with the European Union, is working to increase the number of women who lead and participate in business in China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam. It's purpose to promote inclusive and sustainable growth and build more gender-sensitive trade and supply chains between European and Asian markets. Learn more >
Sign the Women's Empowerment Principles Today! The Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) are a set of 7 Principles offering guidance to business on how to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment in the workplace, marketplace and community. Learn more >

Highlights from WeEmpowerAsia

Featured Publications

View all WeEmpowerAsia publications

Get Involved

get access wea

Take the WEPs Gender Gap Analysis Tool to discover how your company is contributing to advancing gender equality and identify what further action can be taken.


For more information about the WeEmpowerAsia regional programme, please contact weempower.asia(@)unwomen.org

Latest news


Entrepreneurs, activists and actors join in for Malaysia launch of a campaign for women’s empowerment in the workplace


WeEmpowerAsia Bulletin Vol 2


Winners revealed of new UN award for women’s empowerment in business


Beijing conference discusses how companies can narrow the gender gap in and outside the office


Business leaders in India win UN Women awards for empowering women amid the pandemic


UN Women and Dharma Life Foundation join to help marginalized women in rural India


Vietnamese business leaders receive UN Women awards for advancing gender equality

More news

Let’s Connect!

Sign-up for the latest WeEmpowerAsia news, research and advocacy tools!

WeEmpowerAsia (WEA)