Highlights 2021 - Annual report of UN Women in Turkey
UN Women in Turkey works closely with the Government, civil society organizations, the private sector, media, as well as UN and international partners to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment in all spheres of life.
In 2021, UN Women Turkey made major strides in delivering on its mandate in the areas of increasing women's participation and leadership in political and economic decision-making; advancing gender-responsive governance; preventing and combating different forms of violence against women and girls; advancing gender-sensitive refugee responses; trans-forming harmful norms and values; and engaging youth, men and boys in achieving gender equality.
UN Women also reinforced its partnership and engagement with civil society, public institutions and the private sector through new programmes. UN Women implemented a diverse portfolio of projects and programmes, adapting them to respond to the growing and changing needs of women and girls amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and climate crises.
Highlights 2021 report tells UN Women Turkey's story over the year 2021 and presents its work and main results achieved under the programmes and campaigns.