Executive Director

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

“The UN must lead by example”

In a statement following UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's comment that "It's high time now" for a women Secretary-General, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka calls on the UN to make this moment count for gender equality. 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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