UN Women works on enhancing Palestinian women’s transformative leadership to participate in decision-making processes in all walks of life. Learn more
What we do
In Palestine, UN Women works with the Palestinian Government, as well as women’s machineries and civil society advocates, to support their efforts in promoting Palestinian women’s human rights, improving access and delivery of quality services to the most vulnerable women and girls, and empowering Palestinian women and girls as rights-holders.
UN Women’s approach to Palestinian women’s economic empowerment is to secure livelihoods as a means both to participate in and benefit from economic development. Learn more
UN Women helps strengthen institutional policies and mechanisms to prevent and combat violence against women and girls, and bring perpetrators to justice. Learn more
UN Women supports the efforts of the Palestinian Government to mainstream gender so that men and women benefit more equally from national public policies, domestic resources and international aid. 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
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