UN Women Brochure

This brochure introduces UN Women and its work.

UN Women is the global champion for women and girls. Its 2010 establishment, applauded around the globe, offers a historic opportunity to jump-start progress for women and for societies. UN Women acts on the fundamental premise that women and girls worldwide have the right to live a life free of discrimination, violence and poverty, and that gender equality is central to achieving development.

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Bibliographic information

Subject area(s): Gender equality and women’s empowerment; Gender, culture and society

Resource Type: Brochures

UN Women office involved in publication: UN Women Headquarters

Publication year: 2011

Number of pages: 8

Publishing Entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)