UN Women - United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

How We Work

In intergovernmental forums at the United Nations, Member States come together to debate and seek agreement on global gender equality norms and standards. Learn more

When different parts of the multilateral system act together, they can deliver greater results—and maximize the use of scarce resources. Within the UN system, UN Women is mandated to lead, promote and coordinate efforts to advance the full realization of women’s rights and opportunities. Learn more

As an essential component of our capacity development and training efforts, the UN Women Training Centre provides high-quality courses, programmes and resources on key issues related to UN Women’s priorities as well as emerging topics. Learn more

Within countries that request its assistance, UN Women works with government and non-governmental partners to help them put in place the policies, laws, services and resources that women require to move towards equality. Learn more