One Woman: A Song for UN Women

On International Women’s Day, 8 March 2013 UN Women launched "One Woman: A song for UN Women", a musical celebration of women worldwide, featuring more than 20 artists from across the globe.  The full song video, track and behind-the-scenes videos chronicling the song’s year-long production are available at

“One Woman” calls for change and celebrates acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who daily make extraordinary contributions to their countries and communities. The lyrics are inspired by stories of women whom UN Women has supported, UN Women is the UN organization charged with advancing women’s empowerment and gender equality worldwide. It began its work in 2011, the first new UN organization in decades. “One Woman” is the first theme song for a UN organization.

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Publication year: 2013

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)