We have a vision of an unstereotyped world

The Unstereotype Alliance is a thought and action platform that seeks to eradicate harmful gender-based stereotypes in all media and advertising content.
Convened by UN Women, the United Nations entity for Gender Equality, the Unstereotype Alliance brings together partners and seeks to collectively use the advertising industry as a force for good to drive positive change all over the world.
The Alliance contributes to empowering women in all their diversity (race, class, age, ability, ethnicity, religion, sexuality, language, education, etc.) and addressing harmful masculinities to help create a gender equal world.

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Member Spotlight

  • Publish Date: Sep 19, 2019

Launched in 2015, the biennial Global Conference on Women and Entrepreneurship aims to create a conversation among women on empowerment and personal fulfillment as entrepreneurs, as leaders, as policy-makers, and as role models for future generations. With the theme #TheWorldSheMade, this year's Conference was a salute to women whose courage to disrupt the social norm and shatter traditional roles is reshaping the world.

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In the News

  • Publish Date: Sep 05, 2019

Award jurors given new criteria to combat negative stereotypes. Spikes Asia today announced it has revised its judging process for all Spikes Awards this year, in collaboration with UN Women’s Unstereotype Alliance.

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As a global champion for women and girls, UN Women was established to accelerate progress on meeting their needs worldwide. UN Women works consistently to disrupt stereotypes and engage diverse constituencies on gender equality. While UN Women, as a United Nations body, does not have any commercial affiliation or endorse any product or service, it is proud to convene the Unstereotype Alliance and is pleased to partner with the leading players. We welcome the participation of industry members and encourage others to join us in support of the Alliance.

The Unstereotype Alliance membership is a diverse and influential coalition