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India’s contributions Rs. 4.09 crore to UN Women core resources

India has donated a generous contribution of $500,000 (4.09 crore) to UN Women, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. The cheque was presented by Ruchira Kamboj, India’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, as part of the Indian government’s contribution to UN Women’s core voluntary budget. Sima Sami Bahous, UN Women’s Under Secretary General and Executive Director, accepted the contribution.

Kamboj remarked in a tweet that India’s growth strategy is led by women and focuses on entrepreneurship and STEM education. Kamboj also reiterated the Indian government’s unwavering commitment to gender equality and women’s empowerment, as outlined in UN Women’s mandate.

Kamboj also asked UN Women to expand its use of information and communication technology (ICT) and emerging technologies for women’s empowerment. According to the press release, India continues to provide support to UN Women in fulfilling its mandate and activities.

India has been a founding member of the UN Women’s Executive Board and continues to be a member. Furthermore, one of the priorities of India’s G20 presidency is women-led development.

India’s contribution reflects the country’s commitment to gender equality and women’s empowerment, as well as the government’s support for UN Women’s operations. The money will go towards UN Women’s initiatives to promote gender equality and empower women throughout the world.

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