Support to the Space4Women programme facilitates capacity building, awareness raising, network development, and projects that enable to achive the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), particularly SDG 4: Quality Education and SDG 5: Gender Equality.
The United Nations General Assembly Resolution on international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space welcomes, in this regard, the activities being carried out by Space4Women to promote gender equality and the increased role of women in space activities, including through targeted capacity-building and technical advisory activities, and efforts to encourage enhanced involvement of women and girls in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education, and invites Member States to make voluntary contributions to those activities.
Space4Women thanks the following sponsors for their generous support:
Canada for co-hosting 2023 UN/Canada Space4Women Expert Meeting with the Canadian Space Agency.
Republic of Korea for co-hosting the 2022 UN/ROK Space4Women Expert Meeting.
The United Arab Emirates and the Federative Republic of Brazil for co-hosting the 2020 UN/Brazil/UAE Space4Women Expert Meeting.
The Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations in Vienna for their contribution to run the Mentorship Program.
UNOOSA thanks the following sponsors for their current and past support:
- Republic of Korea
- United Arab Emirates
- European Space Agency
- Women in Aerospace
Your chance to support gender equality and the empowerment of women in the space sector!
UNOOSA is seeking new partnership opportunities to continue implementing the Space4Women programme. Financial and in-kind contribution from public and private stakeholders will help to run the activities as a sustainable and multi-year programme.
For specific inquiries, please contact us.