Our Work

One of the pillars of the work of UN Women is women's political participation, a fundamental prerequisite for gender equality and genuine democracy. Learn more

Gender-based violence, and in particular violence against women and girls (VAWG) is one of the most common forms of insecurity facing citizens in the Caribbean. Learn more

UN Women Multi-Country Office - Caribbean continues to strengthen Women's Economic Capacity to face the challenges and take advantage of opportunities in the context of globalisation, new trade agendas and the emergence of new technologies. Learn more

In intergovernmental forums at the United Nations, Member States come together to debate and seek agreement on global gender equality norms and standards. Learn more

National plans, policies, institutions and budgets are where governments begin to translate commitments to women into practical progress towards gender equality. Learn more

When different parts of the multilateral system act together, they can deliver greater results—and maximize the use of scarce resources. Within the UN system, UN Women is mandated to lead, promote and coordinate efforts to advance the full realization of women’s rights and opportunities. Learn more