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United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)

  • Organization type:UN & International Organization

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  • URL: http://www.unwomen.org/
  • Address: 304 East 45th Street, 15th Floor
  • Postal Code: NY 10017
  • City: New York
  • Country: United States of America
  • Telephone: +1 2129066400
  • Fax: +1 2129066705
  • Head of the organization: Michelle Bachelet

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In July 2010, the United Nations General Assembly created UN Women, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women.

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