Girls in football say NO to violence in Nepal
A two-year project run by the NGO Skillshare, funded by the UN Trust Fund, used sport to build the confidence of girls to challenge gender stereotypes. 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
UN Trust Fund launches its Annual Report 2017
The UN Trust Fund launches its Annual Report 2017. Read the foreword by our Chief, Aldijana Sisic. Learn more
Annual Report 2017
The UN Trust Fund Annual Report 2017: Generating Sustainability, highlights the life-changing results of our grantees working to prevent and end violence against women and girls. It also shows our increased investment and efforts in building capacity and ensuring sustainability of our grantees. Learn more
Donate to support the UN Trust Fund
You can make a difference. Every $12 dollars donated changes the life of one woman or girl. Donations to the UN Trust Fund can be made via text or online. 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
Nicolasa Palomino Cárdenas, aged 87, suffered violence during the internal armed conflict in Peru. She participated in a programme set up in two regions of Peru by the Red Nacional de Promocion de la Mujer (RNPM) supported by the UN Trust Fund. 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.
ACDemocracia, a UN Trust Fund grantee, works in 10 districts in Ecuador to address gaps in service delivery and to guarantee women’s access to justice. Watch this video to learn more.
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.