The United Nations
November 3, 2017

UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women

The UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women is accepting applications for its 21st grant cycle (2017). Civil society organizations are invited to submit grant proposals for a minimum of US$50,000 up to a maximum of US$1 million for a period of three years. Proposals are invited under the…
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The United Nations
September 5, 2017

International Day of Charity 5 September

Charity, like the notions of volunteerism and philanthropy, provides real social bonding and contributes to the creation of inclusive and more resilient societies. Charity can alleviate the worst effects of humanitarian crises, supplement public services in health care, education, housing and child protection. It assists the advancement of culture, science,…
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The United Nations
August 24, 2017

2017 SDGs Student Photo Contest

"The United Nations Information Centre, Tokyo (UNIC Tokyo) and Sophia University are, once again, co-organizing the student photo contest on SDGs with special cooperation from Getty Images Japan. The first photo contest was launched in Japan last year, amassing a total of 624 entries from 47 countries as far and…
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The United Nations
June 11, 2017

CSW 61 Reports

Commision on the Status of Women (CSW61) 14-21 March, 2017 CSW 61 Reports from our New York United Nations Representative and Matilda Johnson are online.
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