Frequently Asked Questions

Note: UNIFEM has been dissolved and incorporated into the newly established UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women). For more information, please read the Frequently Asked Questions about UN Women. (The following information is for historical reference.)

Category: Getting Involved


How can I get involved to support UNIFEM?

There are several ways to support the work of UNIFEM:


How do I apply for a job at UNIFEM?

Please see the employment information page for details, a list of current vacancies, and application information. If you have further questions, please contact the Office of Human Resources (UNIFEM, Attn: Employment, 304 East 45th Street, Room FF-1607, New York, NY 10017, USA).


How do I apply for an internship at UNIFEM?

Please see the internship information page for details and to fill out an application form. If you have further questions, please contact the Office of Human Resources (UNIFEM, Attn: Internships, 304 East 45th Street, Room FF-1607, New York, NY 10017, USA).


My organization would like to partner with UNIFEM. Whom do I contact?

If your organization is located in one of UNIFEM's programme regions (Africa, Arab States, Asia and the Pacific, Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States, or Latin America and the Caribbean), please contact the regional office in your area directly. Otherwise, please send a formal letter to our headquarters:

UNIFEM
Attn: Joan Libby-Hawk, Head, Resource Mobilization
304 East 45th Street
15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
USA


I would like information on UNIFEM’s procurement policies.

For more information, please see the Procurement page.