It’s time to pick up the pace of change this International Women’s Day

UN WOMEN AUSTRALIA IS CALLING FOR ALL GENERATIONS TO JOIN TOGETHER IN CAMPAIGNING FOR GENDER EQUALITY THIS INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY. UN Women Australia is celebrating …

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UN Women Executive Director’s Statement for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2019

End rape—an intolerable cost to society [Also available in ar, es, fr, ru] If I could have one wish granted, it might well be a total end to rape. …

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Media advisory: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women official commemoration at UN Headquarters

MEDIA ENQUIRIES:  media.team[at]unwomen.org International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women Official Commemoration at UN Headquarters Orange the World: Generation Equality Stands against Rape! …

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Statement by UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka for International Youth Day, 2019: Transforming education for a new generation of leaders

Sixteen-year old Gambian Jakomba Jabbie wants to be an aerospace engineer. A vocal advocate for girls’ education, she created a robotics team at school to …

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Happy International Women’s Day from Natasha Stott Despoja, Australia’s Ambassador for Women and Girls

On 8 March, the world celebrates its women and their achievements over many decades. We also reflect on the many areas where our efforts are …

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