District 4

United Nations

Nita McCown, Chairperson

ZC of Toronto

Committee: Urz Heer, ZC of Brampton-Caledon; Lisa Lumley, ZC of Toronto; Guy Marlette, ZC of Amherst; Kathy Sicherman, ZC of Cheektowaga-Lancaster

Partnerships, Projects & Resources

Zonta International is proud to partner with organizations and coalitions who share Zonta International’s vision of a world in which women’s rights are recognized as human rights and every woman is able to achieve her full potential. By partnering with like-minded organizations, Zonta International extends its reach and impact to empower more women and girls around the world to realize their rights.

Nicole Kidman: “Play your role in ending violence against women”

Zonta, United Nations & International Partners

Zonta International partners include UNFPA, UNICEF USA, UN Women, Girls Not Brides, Coalition to End Violence Against Women and Girls Globally and Women’s Empowerment Principles.

UN & Zonta History

Learn more about the United Nations and Zonta’s historic role as a member of the NGO community.

Women & COVID -19

What impact is COVID-19 having on women?

Visiting the United Nations

Learn about opportunities to visit the United Nations or sponsored events.

UN Days

Observe and celebrate days designated by the United Nations that support women and girls.

Commission on the Status of Women

Promote gender equality through the empowerment of women and girls while becoming familiar with the CSW.