UN Women

UN Women is the UN organisation dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women. UN Women supports United Nations Member States as they set global standards for achieving gender equality, and works with governments and civil society to design laws, policies, programmes and services needed to implement these standards. It stands behind women’s equal participation in all aspects of life, focusing on five priority areas: increasing women’s leadership and participation; ending violence against women; engaging women in all aspects of peace and security processes; enhancing women’s economic empowerment; and making gender equality central to national development planning and budgeting.

Working for UN WomenUnited Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

Find in-depth information on careers at UN Women and related services on our dedicated page.

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New York, United States of America

Fields of activity
Development cooperation, human rights and peace promotion

Countries of operation

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