Child & Woman

Child & Women are a leading humanitarian and development agency working globally of WFUNF for the rights of every child and every woman.

Child & Woman rights begin with safe shelter, nutrition, protection from disasters and conflicts and give them some rights such as ; pre-natal care for healthy births, clean water and sanitation, health care and education.

Main roles of WFUNF Child & Woman:

To support inter-governmental bodies, such as the Commission on the Status of Child & Woman, in their formulation of policies, global standards and norms .

To help States to implement these standards, standing ready to provide suitable technical support to those countries that request it, and to forge effective partnerships with civil society .

To lead and coordinate the WFUNF system’s work on gender equality as well as promote accountability, including through regular monitoring of system-wide progress .

Meeting the Needs of the World’s Child and Woman .

Elimination of discrimination against women and girls .

Empowerment of women; and achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security .


All human development and human rights issues have gender dimensions such as:

  • Leadership and pulitical participation
  • Economic empowerment
  • Ending viulence against Child and Woman
  • Peace and security for Child and Woman
  • Humanitarian action
  • Governance and national planning
  • Sustainable development agenda
  • HIV and AIDS