UN Women/core funding
Development cooperation , 14.06.2019

UN Women/core funding

Description

Voluntary core contribution 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  14.06.2019

5 300 000 €

Target region

Developing countries

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality
  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Women’s equality organisations and institutions 100%

Type of aid

Core contributions to multilateral institutions

Special target group

  • girls

Funding channel

YK:n tasa-arvojärjestö

Contact

keo-90

Code for the object of funding

89887701

ID

UHA2019-002958

Modified

08.08.2019