Indigenous women take to radio to say, 'no more violence'
On World Radio Day, 13 February, we highlight a project that supports the first radio station focusing on women's rights in coastal Nicaragua, enabling indigenous women to tell their own stories to end violence against women. Learn more
20th cycle of grantees
For its 2016 grant-making cycle, the UN Trust Fund selected 36 new grantees for a total of $13 million in funding including five organizations in its special thematic window addressing violence against woman and girls in the current refugee context. Learn more
Orange Label competition interviews with winners
Students who won their category in the competition Fashion Says NO to Violence against Women organized by London College of Fashion (LCF) – part of the UN Trust Fund’s unique cause-marketing Orange Label initiative – explained the thinking behind their winning entries. Learn more
Nicole Kidman co-hosts star-studded gala to mark 20 years of the UN Trust Fund
Luminaries, activists and artistes come together to spotlight life-changing interventions through the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women. Learn more
After Nadege’s husband died, her community forced her to have sex with a man they selected and made her live in isolation in her village in south Togo. She spoke out through a project supported by the UN Trust Fund. More
“When my husband beat me, I came here,” said Bu Meh about a UN Trust Fund-supported project in a refugee camp on the Thailand-Myanmar border. More
UN Trust Fund grantee, CAMTRA, stages artistic and cultural events with young people in Brazil to raise awareness about violence against women and girls. More
UN Trust Fund Strategic Plan 2015-2020
The Strategic Plan outlines the work of the next five years under three pillars: giving grants, collecting and collating evidence and results, and global advocacy to end violence against women. Read more.
The UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women celebrates its 20th anniversary of grant-making. Supporting over 400 organizations over the past 20 years, UN Trust Fund grantees show that with sustained resources and dedicated work, violence against women and girls can be prevented and eliminated.
Featured Partner: London College of Fashion
Fashion students from around the world participated in the competition “Fashion Says NO to Violence against Women” organized by London College of Fashion, a partner of the UN Trust Fund. The competition encouraged participants to produce a piece of work that engaged new audiences to raise awareness and resources about the issue. This is part of the UN Trust Fund’s unique Orange Label cause marketing initiative. Read more.