Executive Director

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

Equal pay matters

In an op-ed for Equal Pay Day in the USA, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka emphasizes the need for urgent and effective action to tackle the gender pay gap and reduce unpaid care work for women and girls. More

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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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