UN Fund for Gender Equality

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  • 12 Mar, 2012

    Global / Women's political and economic empowerment: UN Women call for proposals

    At a high-level event at the Commission on the Status of Women in New York, Michelle Bachelet, Under-Secretary-General and UN Women Executive Director, issued a new call for proposals for UN Women’s Fund for Gender Equality from organizations working to advance economic and political empowerment in Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Europe and Central Asia. “UN Women’s Fund for Gender Equality provides direct grants for women’s empowerment and political participation,” said Ms. Bachelet.