With this election, from January 2025 to the end of 2027, Vietnam will participate in coordinating the building and implementation of major orientations of the U.N. Women and ensuring that the agency’s strategies and activities are consistent with the U.N.'s overall goals and policies on promoting gender equality and women's empowerment.

At the ECOSOC meeting
As a member of the Executive Board, Vietnam will also take part in the process of approving the agency's plans and programs as well as its administrative, financial and budgetary decisions.

The consensus of all ECOSOC members to elect Vietnam to the U.N. Women Executive Board demonstrates the international community's recognition and appreciation for the country's policies and achievements in promoting gender equality and efforts to boost international cooperation in this field as well as the belief that Vietnam will make positive contribution to the management of the U.N. Women in the coming time.

Established in July 2010, the U.N. Women is the U.N. entity dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women.

Source: VNA