Development cooperation , 18.08.2014

UN Women/core funding

Description

Voluntary core support to UN Women, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. UN Women was founded in July 2010 and launched in early 2011 by combing four existing UN entities (UNIFEM, DAW; INSTRAW and OSAGI). UN Women promotes gender equality and the empowerment of women by normative and operational country-level action. UN Women is also responsible for UN system-wide coordination of gender equality.

Funding decision  18.08.2014

6 000 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality
  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Women’s equality organisations and institutions 100%

Funding channel

YK:n naisten kehitysrahasto

Contact

keo-40

Code for the object of funding

89887701

ID

UHA2014-032883

Modified

05.09.2014