UN Women National Committee Australia Ltd
Our fundraising and advocacy work in Australia supports UN Women programs globally to eliminate violence against women and girls, improve women's economic empowerment, increase women's leadership and political participation and assist women and girls in times of humanitarian crises.
UN Women USA
UN Women USA is one of 12 national committees that support UN Women in their mission towards gender equality and the empowerment of women globally.
UN Women USA's financial support and advocacy benefits UN Women projects, such as:
(1) Opening women’s access to finance and expanding employment options in Pakistan, resulting in secure employment for 1,000 women and growing
(2) Training more than 6,000 women in marketing and business management in Ethiopia
(3) Extending paralegal services for survivors of domestic violence in the marginalized Roma communities of Bosnia and Herzegovina, leading to a 50-per-cent increase in requests for help
(4) Launching “Safe Cities Free of Violence against Women and Girls” in several cities