News and events
The following are special compilations of news, speeches, feature stories, videos and social media content focused around special events and topics. In Focus: Orange the World, #HearMeToo For the 16 Days of Activism, this compilation features the stories of some of the brave women and men who are paving the way for a safer, more equal and better world for all. Join them as they say #HearMeToo. Read more» In Focus: International Women's Day The theme for International...
Beijing+25: Celebrating 25 years of championing women’s rights
On the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, UN Women is bringing together the next generations of women’s rights activists with the gender equality advocates and visionaries who were instrumental in creating the Beijing Declaration more than two decades ago. Collectively, these change makers of all ages and genders can tackle the unfinished business of empowering women through a new, groundbreaking women’s rights campaign: “Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights and an Equal Future”.