UN Women – United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

UN Women – United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women

Highlights
Highlights
Attendees participate in an elderly association meeting of the Ayacuyo Community. Photo: UN Trust Fund/Mildred Garcia
Empowering older women through intergenerational solidarity building in Peru

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

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.

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MDRI-S supported by the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women

The UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women is supporting a project run by MDRI-S, a not-for-profit organization that advocates for the rights of women with mental disabilities, with a small grant. MDRI-S is the first organization in Serbia bringing the lives and narratives of women with mental disabilities living in custodial institutions to the attention of the public.

Featured Partner: London College of Fashion

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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.

Planet 50–50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality