India Multi-Country Office


UN Women’s Office based in New Delhi covers four countries: India, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka.

In India, UN Women builds on a strong foundation, working closely with the Government of India and civil society to set national standards for achieving gender equality.UN Women is also an advocate for change to expand the leadership of 67,000 elected women leaders, and respond to violence in all its forms – from domestic violence, trafficking to violence in public places. Ensuring that policies and budgets reflect the need of women is the focus of work with the Planning Commission.

In Bhutan , Maldives and Sri Lanka, UN Women works through the United Nations to ensure that women become equal partners in development.

Read this brochure to know more about UN Women’s work in India

Know more about UN Women’s work in Bhutan & Maldives