United Nations System

In accordance with the Resolution 64/289 adopted by the UN General Assembly on 2 July 2010… UN Women operate as part of the resident coordinator system, within the United Nations country team, leading and coordinating the work of the country team on gender equality and the empowerment of women, under the overall leadership of the resident coordinator.

In line with its mandate, UN Women Jordan plays a coordinating role within the UN Country Team to ensure that gender is not only mainstreamed but also the object of focused initiatives by our UN partners. Furthermore, UN Women Jordan has been promoting a number of UN joint advocacy initiatives and joint programmes to address gender equality and empowerment of women as follows: