May 25, 2020

Women’s right in times of Corona

UNAforWomen and MINA Foundation are very happy to announce their first collaborative project to support young female students in Dar-es-Salaam this week. For the very first […]
May 21, 2020

Girls in Tanzania

We are rolling our our first training in Dar-es-Salaam. Read what Ash, Head of UNA Tanzania, has to say: “The menstruation period is a natural process […]
March 9, 2020

Helen Peter

Helen Peter is 61 years old and lives in severe poverty. She does not have enough to eat, nor to the care of her basic hygienic necessities. She […]

UNA can do so much to improve the lives of women and girls, and you can help make a difference!

About UNA for Women

Why we help

Women and girls in India need our support and protection, today more than ever. Violence against women remains a prevalent phenomenon, with new forms of violence, such as gender based violence online, increasingly appearing.

Our history

UNAforWomen started 15 years ago with a women empowerment unit at a charity for unemployed teenagers. Today UNAforWomen is located in Vienna, Austria and Cochin, Kerala and conducts regular human rights trainings for and life-saving surgeries on women and girls.


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