UN Women

UN Women

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Established in 2010, UN Women is an important entity for the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women.

The creation of this UN organization marks an important step towards the elimination of discrimination against women and girls worldwide.

UN Women works with Member States and inter-governmental bodies in order to set global standards regarding women’s rights.

The topics addressed by this committee relate to human rights issues as well as to socio-economic questions.

Topic A: The situation of women combatants and their role in peacebuilding
Topic B: Women-specific threats in migration

Study Guide

Level: Beginner

Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Cameroon, China, Croatia, Denmark, Germany, Islamic Republic of Iran, Israel, Japan, Republic of Korea, Liberia, Namibia, Nigeria, Russian Federation, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, Yemen