On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2022, UNESCO’s Director-General, Audrey Azoulay, shares her message on women leading global movements for change. Download the complete message in PDF format: English | Français
Empowering women in and through education, science, culture, communication and information is a UNESCO global priority. UNESCO is therefore pleased to announce a series of special events taking place around the world through the month of March in recognition of this International Women’s Day 2022. All information is available from UNESCO’s special webpage International Women’s Day 2022.
At this time, UNESCO is also pleased to announce the launch of its report UNESCO in Action for Gender Equality 2020-2021. It provides an overview of UNESCO’s impactful actions to advance gender equality during the COVID-19 pandemic and across all areas of its mandate.
Thank you for your ongoing commitment to UNESCO’s global priority Gender Equality today, and every day of the year