The UN Women India Multi Country Office kicked off the International Year of Evaluation 2015 by organising a seminar on ‘Equity Focused and Gender Responsive Evaluations’ in New Delhi.
(Davos, 23 January 2015) – At the World Economic Forum in Davos today, UN Women, the United Nations entity dedicated to achieving gender equality and women’s empowerment unveiled the HeForShe IMPACT 10X10X10 pilot initiative to galvanize momentum in advancing gender equality and women’s empowerment.
New Delhi, 12 January: UN Women’s campaign calling on men to take a stand for gender equality received a boost earlier this month when UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon presented HeForShe badges to Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi and cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.
Deadline for submission: 29 January 2015
The United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence against Women is accepting applications for its 19th grant cycle (2015) from civil society organizations and networks — including non-governmental, women’s and community-based organizations and coalitions, and operational research institutions — and government authorities.