Our Focus areas

What we do

UN Women works to foster women’s empowerment and gender equality throughout the world. UN Women has identified six strategic areas that are of critical for the achievement of gender equality and women’s empowerment and which guide our work. Read More »

International Women's Day


Attend an event, organise an event, participate in the livestream of the breakfast at Parliament.  Support UN Women's work in the Pacific.  Giving to UN Women creates opportunities for change.  Read More

Auckland Event

Captain Marvel

Join us at the opening weekend screening of Disney's first ever female superhero movie.  Bring friends, daughters, relatives, colleagues.  Purchase your tickets today.  Read More 

About Us

UN Women National Committee Aotearoa New Zealand is a membership based organisation with charitable status.  It supports the mission of UN Women through public awareness initiatives about UN Women and global women’s rights and development issues, and fundraising efforts to support UN Women programmes in the Pacific. Read More

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Become a woman2woman donor​ and help us provide meaningful and lasting change for women in the Pacific.

24 incredible wāhine toa - each of these bold and game-changing women share the best piece of advice they would give to other women.

The SDGs

UN Women supports and contributes to the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals, especially SDG5: Achieving gender equality and empower all women and girls

Upcoming Events

8 March International Women's Day: 2019 theme is "Think equal, build smart, innovate for change".  Events organised in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Blenheim, Porirua/Mana