ONE YEAR ON: Second virtual stakeholder meeting on the impact of COVID-19 on violence against women
Read about how civil society organizations and women’s rights organizations are on the front lines leading this work. Learn more
Celebrating women leaders working to end violence against women and girls
On International Women's Day, we share the thoughts of exemplary women who lead the work in ending violence against women and girls in organizations that have run projects funded by the UN Trust Fund. Learn more
UN Trust Fund Report to the Commission on the Status of Women 2021
Each year the UN Trust Fund delivers a report on progress and results in the previous year to the Commission on the Status of Women and the Human Rights Council. The report details achievements of the UN Trust Fund and its grantees in 2020. Learn more
Investing in women's movements to end violence against women
The UN Trust Fund continues its advocacy for properly resourcing and fostering women’s movements to ensure voices of women and girls are heard. Learn more
What can we learn from evaluations of projects funded by the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women?
In 2020, the UN Trust Fund engaged an independent, external evaluation team to produce a meta-analysis covering projects implemented between 2015-2019. Learn more
'ENOUGH IS ENOUGH': How a project can change lives
INERELA+ South Africa, a UN Trust Fund grantee under the Spotlight Initiative, is sharing about their support to women and girls living with HIV/AIDS who are survivors and at risk of violence during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more
Six months of global pandemic: COVID-19 impact on violence against women and front line organizations
Six months into the crisis, economic insecurity and movement restrictions are still driving increased violence against women and girls. More
The global COVID-19 pandemic has further marginalized women and girls living with disabilities in Pakistan. UN Trust Fund grantee, Christoffel-Blindenmission Deutschland e.V. (CBM), is working with local organization Bedari to rapidly adapt in response to these unprecedented challenges. More
As the current COVID-19 global pandemic spreads through the world, the UN Trust Fund, and its grantees, recognize the gender dimensions of the impact from the COVID-19 outbreak. More
In the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic, Physicians for Human Rights and its community of health professionals are a voice for sound and timely policies that promote gender-aware, adequate, and equitable care and social services for all. More
- Eradicating female genital mutilation/cutting in Somalia
- G7 Gender Equality Advisory Council membership announced
- Celebrating women leaders working to end violence against women and girls
- In the shadow of COVID-19: Adapting to protect women from violence in Colombia
- Movement building: Investing in women's movements to end violence against women
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.
In Cambodia, UN Trust Fund grantees the Cambodia Women’s Crisis Centre and ADD International work together to create a future free from violence for women and girls living with disabilities.
All current UN Trust Fund stakeholders came together to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on ending violence against women. Read more.