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 a historic
step in accelerating the Organization’s goals on gender equality and the empowerment of women.
The creation of UN Women came about as part of the UN reform agenda, bringing together
resources and mandates for greater impact.
1) Improving women’s rights and the prevention of violence towards women in Islamic Countries
2) Implementations against gender equality