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In Brazil, one women is killed every 2 hours

17 February 2017

Sueny Dos Santos Nogueira is a Brazilian activist fighting to end violence against women in her community near Rio de Janeiro. Nogueira is one of the participants of a programme by Casa da Mulher Trabalhadora (CAMTRA – the “House of Women Workers”) supported by the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women (managed by UN Women). Donate to end violence against women and girls at donate.unwomen.org More

Changing the game for girls in South Africa

11 August 2016

Can soccer save a young woman's life? South Africa endures one of the world's most severe HIV epidemics, with new infections disproportionately affecting women and girls. In South Africa, young women aged 15-24, have HIV infection rates three times as high as in young men. Grassroot Soccer uses soccer to educate and inspire South African girls to overcome their greatest health challenges, live healthier, more productive lives, and be agents for change in their communities. The programme's... More

UNTF Newspaper promo HD

17 June 2016

20 years of grant-making by the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women More

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