Joint Advocacy Initiatives


HeForShe is UN Women’s solidarity movement for gender equality. HeForShe mobilises people of every gender identity and expression as advocates for gender equality, and acknowledges the ways that we all benefit from this equality. Read More

HeforShe 2018

Women International Film Week to mark the Women’s Day

UN Women, Jordan, celebrates Women's Film Week annually in March in response to International Women's Day. Showcasing a variety of inspirational cinematic documentaries and films throughout the course of a week that adhere to the message of International Women's Day. Movies retrieved from across the globe exhibit compelling stories on women’s empowerment and participation in the social and economic spheres, including men and boys’ role in addressing inequalities and become agents of change. Read More

Women's Film Week 2018

16 Days Campaign on Violence Against Women

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence uses the 16 days between International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (25 November) and International Human Rights Day (10 December) to reinforce that eliminating all forms of violence against women is a human rights issue and that the act of perpetrating violence against women is a human rights violation.