Jun 17, 2024

The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) has a presence in Nepal, with its office located in Pulchowk, Lalitpur. Led by a Representative, the Nepal office works to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment in the country, focusing on areas such as women’s political representation, economic security, and addressing gender-based violence. UN Women Nepal supports the government in implementing policies and laws related to gender equality, and publishes reports like the Nepal Country Gender Equality Profile to inform and guide development efforts.