UN Women is the United Nations entity dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women. A global champion for women and girls, UN Women was established to accelerate progress on meeting their needs worldwide.
UN Women supports UN 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 ensure that
the standards are effectively implemented and truly benefit women and
girls worldwide. It works globally to make the vision of the Sustainable Development Goals a
reality for women and girls and stands behind women’s equal
participation in all aspects of life, focusing on four strategic