Nicole Kidman, UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, donates USD500,000 to the UN Trust Fund
To bring the 16 Days of Activism to a close, a fundraising event for the life-changing work of the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women was held in Santa Monica, Ca. Learn more
2018 Call for Proposals
The UN Trust Fund is currently accepting applications for multi-year grants up to USD 1 million. The online application will be available from 25 November 2018 to 18 January 2019. Learn more
Video: HRH Princess Eugenie of York's visit to UN Trust Fund grantees in Serbia
Watch this video showing HRH Princess Eugenie of York's visit to two UN Trust Fund grantees, ASTRA and ATINA, working to end human trafficking in Belgrade. Learn more
HRH Princess Eugenie of York visits UN Trust Fund grantees in Serbia
HRH Princess Eugenie of York visited grantees of the UN Trust Fund in Belgrade. During the visit of NGOs, ASTRA and ATINA, Princess Eugenie was introduced to the work of organizations that are changing the lives of survivors of trafficking. Learn more
New funding to prevent and end violence against women and girls with disabilities
The UN Trust Fund announces nine new grants for projects working to prevent and end violence against women and girls with disabilities at the Global Disability Summit in London, United Kingdom. Learn more
HelpAge International’s UN Trust Fund-supported project mobilizes eight communities in Moldova by informing older women of their rights, raising awareness of the availability of existing support services, supporting mobile volunteer teams to reach more women and builds the capacity of the state to assist older women. More
The Women’s Justice Initiative, supported by the UN Trust Fund, combines legal literacy courses with mobile legal outreach, and is the only organization taking action to prevent violence against women in 18 rural indigenous communities. More
“We decided to abandon these practices” – Boubacar Sissoko, a village chief, said about the harmful traditional practice of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting, which is inflicted on 89 per cent of women and girls in Mali. AMSOPT, supported by the UN Trust Fund, is working to end FGM/C in the country. More
- Press release: Bringing 16 Days of Activism campaign to a close, UN Women Goodwill Ambassador Nicole Kidman, survivors and activists spotlight solutions to end violence against women
- Case Study: #HearMeToo: Voices of survivors of Khmer Rouge violence in Cambodia
- Changing mindsets: Girls take the lead in ending sexual violence in Nigeria
- Her Royal Highness Princess Eugenie of York visits UN Trust Fund grantees in Serbia
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.
HRH Princess Eugenie of York visited grantees of the UN Trust Fund in Belgrade, Serbia on 11 September 2018. During the visit of NGOs, ASTRA and ATINA, Princess Eugenie was introduced to the work of organizations that are changing the lives of victims/survivors of trafficking in human beings for the better.
Leading up to and during CSW62, the UN Trust Fund and Shiva Foundation hosted a one day conference focused on collaborating across sectors to end human trafficking. During CSW62, the UN Trust Fund organized a Brownbag Series to showcase the successes and results of grantees. Read more.