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International Women’s Day

Theme: ‘Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change’  


Paid work strengthens families and restores dignity

Participants from 526 have been trained and are now earning enough to meet the needs of their families – effectively improving the lives of a about 3,600 people  


Solar power sales help women avoid food insecurity in Yemen

WASHINGTON — Solar panels are providing women in Yemen access to energy and a way to escape famine conditions that continue to threaten the country.  


UNDP Gender Equality Strategy 2018-2021

UNDP's Gender Equality Strategy 2018-2020. Gender equality is a fundamental human right and a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world.  


Passion for fashion becomes a source of survival in Aden

"It started as a hobby. I was making dresses for my dolls at first."  


Female entrepreneurs establish a successful kindergarten

, “We are working towards upgrading the kindergarten to a private primary and secondary school and our staff are excited to pursue their academic career in it too.”  


Brings Life Back To a School in her Community, Mona, an Insider Mediator.

Brings Life Back To a School in her Community, Mona, an Insider Mediator.  


Statement for Administrator for International Women’s Day 2016

This International Women’s Day, the world stands well positioned to move forward on gender equality.  

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