UN Women an organ of United Nations whose mission is to procure gender equality. UN Women is also dedicated to empowerment of women UN Women is global representative for women and girls around the globe. Besides enacting legislations which meets with the needs of women UN Women also stands back of women.It supports the member states of UN as they set global standards for achieving gender equality, and works with governments and civil society to ensure that the standards are effectively implemented.
The first agenda item of the committee is “establishing new regulations to procure the pay equality between genders,”Since the community became aware of gender pay gap the difference between the earnings of women and men has shrunk. Uncontrolled wage gap truly represents that women are less likely to work in a high-level, high-paying jobs compared men.
The second agenda item of the committee is “preventing violence against women,” As it is clear, the violence against women is a violation of human rights. Regrettably the violence against women continues to grow in the 21st century all around the world. Violence not only affects the physical and mental health of women, but also results in a loss of self-esteem and confidence. It impedes the advancement of women’s legal, social, political and economic status.
Under Secretary-General: Bahadır Utku Kesgin
Academic Assistant: Alperen Doğru
Agenda Item A: Establishing new regulations to procure the pay equality between genders
Agenda Item B: Preventing violence against women
Committee Directors: TBA