USNC for UN Women - Philadelphia Chapter
The friends of the Philadelphia Chapter of the USNC - UN Women will support UN Women in their mission towards gender equality and the empowerment of women globally.
USNC’s financial support and advocacy benefits UN Women projects, such as:
- Opening women’s access to finance and expanding employment options in Pakistan, resulting in secure employment for 1,000 women and growing
- Training more than 6,000 women in marketing and business management in Ethiopia
- Extending paralegal services for survivors of domestic violence in the marginalized Roma communities of Bosnia and Herzegovina, leading to a 50-per-cent increase in requests for help
- Launching “Safe Cities Free of Violence against Women and Girls” in several cities