Executive Director

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

“Constructive impatience for change”

In her opening statement for the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women on 13 March, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka highlighted the importance of addressing the root causes of women’s economic injustice in order to achieve Planet 50-50 by 2030. More


Новости, выступления и заявления

About the Executive Director

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


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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