UN Women

Together we can be game-changers with the women and girls, men and boys of the world, we can make the 21st century one of irreversible progress for women and all humanity. - Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka

UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, is a global champion for women and girls. Innovative programmes, in-depth expertise, networks of gender equality advocates these are vital resources that make UN Women a one-stop global centre for advancing gender equality. Our country offices are active in all regions of the world, with tailored activities helping women claim their rights and expand their opportunities. UN Women supports UN Member States as they set global standards for achieving gender equality, and works with governments and civil society to design laws, policies, programmes and services to implement these standards.