Nov 7, 2014

UN Women

In July 2010, the United Nations General Assembly created UN Women, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. In doing so, UN Member States took an historic step in a...
Nov 7, 2014

UNFPA

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is the lead UN agency for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe, and every young person’s potential is fulfilled. UNF...
Nov 7, 2014

UNHCR

Advocacy is a key element in UNHCR activities to protect refugees, asylum seekers, internally displaced people and stateless people. It is a cornerstone of protection strategies, used in combination w...
Nov 7, 2014

OCHA

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) is part of the United Nations Secretariat and is led by the Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coor...
Nov 7, 2014

OHCHR

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) represents the world’s commitment to universal ideals of human dignity. We have a unique mandate from the internationa...
Nov 7, 2014

WHO

WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, se...
Nov 7, 2014

WFP

The Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Ertharin Cousin, following her recent visit to Israel, joins with the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) in confirming ...
Nov 7, 2014

FAO

Achieving food security for all is at the heart of FAO’s efforts – to make sure people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives. Our three main goals are: ...
Nov 7, 2014

UNDP

UNDP’s Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People (PAPP) derives its mandate from the United Nations General Assembly Resolution 33/147 of 20 December 1978. Called upon by United Nations Memb...
Nov 7, 2014

UNICEF

The Israeli Fund for UNICEF is the Israeli non-profit and non-governmental organization that supports the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). A recipient of the 1965 Nobel Peace Prize, UNIC...