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 »

Our projects

Where we work

In the Pacific, UN Women National Committee Aotearoa New Zealand is currently supporting the Meri Seif Bus. In Aotearoa, we are advocating for the Women’s Empowerment Principles, and more. Read More »

Our Women


Jacinda Ardern and Helen Clark in conversation - click on the photo to view the video.


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


Our social media campaign marks 125 years of Women's Suffrage and honours all the amazing women of New Zealand. We are proud and privileged to bring you 24 incredible wāhine toa Read More