Gender

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Header of the Index Page, female person holding an SDG Football

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Out now: the new Gender Strategy (2022-2026)

UNOV/UNODC presents the second iteration of the Strategy for Gender Equality and Women´s Empowerment (2022-2026). Find out more about the priority areas of the Strategy, read interviews with UNOV/UNODC leadership and hear voices from staff on what needs to happen in the next four years to advance gender equality and women´s empowerment in the Offices and their work in the field. (Link)

Latest News

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Vienna, April 2022 - A Conversation with Ambassador Kitsell from the United Kingdom who joined the UK Mission in Vienna in October 2020. She has been a strong advocate for gender equality and women's empowerment throughout her career and has been an International Gender Champion since 2021. (Read more)
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Picture of handbook

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Vienna, 25 April 2022 - The winners for the 2022 UNOV/UNODC Gender Award have been chosen! With 552 personnel casting their votes, the participation in the 2022 Award scheme has been truly successful. (Read more)
<div style="text-align:justify"><em>Vienna, May 2022 </em>- UNODC and UN Women launch a module explaining why gender aspects are important when combatting organized crime <a href="https://www.unodc.org/unodc/en/gender/news/launch-of-the-unodc-unwomen-gender-and-organized-crime-module.html">(Read more)</a></div>

Front page of the GEOC module

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Vienna, May 2022 - UNODC and UN Women launch a module explaining why gender aspects are important when combatting organized crime (Read more)

About the Gender Team

Find out more about the work of the UNODC Gender Team, about the pillars of our work and the goals of Gender Mainstreaming.

The Gender Strategy

Learn about the UNODC's commitments to Gender Equality; the Strategy for Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment.

Tools for Thematic Areas

On this page you will find gender mainstreaming tools and resources, targeted to the thematic areas of the UNODC.

Gender at UNOV/UNODC

Find out more about gender at UNOV/UNODC.

Events & Conferences

Find information on past and future events, conferences, campaigns, hosted or co-hosted by the UNOV/UNODC Gender Team.

News from the Gender Network

Find out about the latest activities of the UNODC Gender Network, recent events and other updates. 

Newsletter: Gender Bulletin

In this section you can find all issues of the Gender Bulletin to keep up to date with current UNODC gender news and events around the world.

Contact us

We appreciate your interest on issues about gender equality and the empowerment of women. Please do not hesitate to contact us.