Executive Director

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka. (Photo: Marco Grob.)

Good men should not be quiet spectators: Is shared outcry bringing an end to the cruel privilege of impunity?

In an op-ed, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka writes: "The pain and anger of more than a million people who tweeted #MeToo in the last week have crowded social media with personal stories of sexual harassment or assault. This virtual march of solidarity marks both the urgency of finding a shared voice and the hidden scale of assault that did not previously have a register." More

About the Executive Director

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka is Executive Director of UN Women. She was sworn into office on 19 August 2013. Bio

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While visiting the Central African Republic from 24 to 26 May, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka emphasized that women’s rights, participation and leadership are vital to peace and stability in the country.

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