UN Women


CSW-Commission on the Status of Women


Women and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)


CSW-Commission on the Status of Women


International Women’s Day 8 March


21 May 2015

Transforming Economies, Realising Rights.

26 June 2014

Launch of UN Women's global campaign to mark the 20th anniversary of the World Conference on Women in Beijing.

10 - 21 March 2014

Commission on the Status of Women - Official Documents

25 November 2013

Statement of UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka at the Official Commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

15 December 2013

UN Women congratulates Michelle Bachelet as President-elect of Chile

5 December 2013

UN Women Executive Director concludes Stakeholder's Forum with high expectations for progress towards gender equality

10 July 2013

South Africa’s Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka appointed chief of UN women’s agency

16 March 2013

Michelle Bachelet’s Closing Statement at the 57th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

15 March 2013

1- UN Women welcomes Agreed Conclusions at the Commission on the Status of Women

2- UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomes the “historic” session of the Commission and urges action to prevent and end all gender-based violence

4 March 2013

1- CSW57 – Webcasts

2 - Michelle Bachelet to step down as head of UN Women

8 March 2012

Message of Michelle Bachelet Executive Director of UN Women on International Women’s Day 2012

March 2012

THE TIME IS NOW - A Letter to Partners from UN Women

27 February 2012

Introductory Statement by Ms. Michelle Bachelet – 56th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

13 October 2011

Message from UN Women

24 February 2011

Speech delivered by Under-Secretary-General and UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet during the UN Women Launch Celebration held in the General Assembly Hall at UN Headquarters

14 September 2010

The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appointed Ms. Michelle Bachelet, former President of Chile, as the head of UN Women. To read more about the new UN entity, visit http://www.unwomen.org/