Country Presence

Region:Asia Pacific Current UN Women Plan Period Afghanisthan:2018-2022
i-icon World Bank Income Classification:Low Income The World Bank classifies economies for analytical purposes into four income groups: low, lower-middle, upper-middle, and high income. For this purpose it uses gross national income (GNI) per capita data in U.S. dollars, converted from local currency using the World Bank Atlas method, which is applied to smooth exchange rate fluctuations. i-icon Least Developed Country:Yes Since 1971, the United Nations has recognized LDCs as a category of States that are deemed highly disadvantaged in their development process, for structural, historical and also geographical reasons. Three criteria are used: per capita income, human assets, and economic vulnerability. i-icon Gender Inequality Index:0.575 GII is a composite metric of gender inequality using three dimensions: reproductive health, empowerment and the labour market. A low GII value indicates low inequality between women and men, and vice-versa. i-icon Gender Development Index:0.723 GDI measures gender inequalities in achievement in three basic dimensions of human development: health, education, and command over economic resources.
i-icon Population:209,497,025 Source of population data: United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2022). World Population Prospects: The 2022 Revision Male:19,976,265 (9.5%) Female:189,520,760 (90.5%)
Map Summary
Showing country level data of 2022
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6 Outcome Results
$13.01 M Planned Budget
$12.61 M Actual Budget
$404.19 K Shortfall


[1] Revenue recognition per Management Accounts Reporting (as per Revenue Management Policy).
[2] Resources shown are only allocated towards development work.
The boundaries and names shown and the designations used on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the United Nations.

Financial Flow in 2022

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UN Women has been active in Colombia since 2005, initially under the UNIFEM program and as a Country Office since 2011.Its presence in Colombia is guided by UN Women’s Strategic Plan, the Cooperation Frameworks of the United Nations and the Colombian Government, and the Bilateral Cooperation Framework also signed with the Colombian Government. Through this mechanisms, UN Women Colombia integrates the development of its triple mandate with the particular elements of the context, the national and local priorities, and women's needs and interests.

UN Women Colombia acts within its role of advocacy and technical assistance to support the application of regulatory and policy frameworks, the development and enhancement of the state actors’ capacities as guarantors of women’s rights, and the strengthening of civil society organizations and women as rights-holders and defenders.