We are One Woman

“One Woman” is a song inspired by the women aided  through the UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women better known as UN Women. The initiative gathers more than 20 musicians from across the globe for its production.

One Woman

One Woman

Multicultural Effort

Musicians from Brazil , Malaysia, China ,Mali, the Philippines among other locales were invited to take part. Written by Graham Lyle from Scotland and British/Somali singer-songwriter Fahan Hassan the song is a call to uphold womens rights and strive for greater gender equality. Artists include Bebel Gilberto from Brazil, Anoushka Shankar from India, Yuna from Malaysia, Brian Finnegan of Northern Ireland, Angélique Kidjo from Benin,Debi Nova from Costa Rica, as well many others.

 

Release

The song is due to be released on March 8th , the day marking International Womens Day. This years focus will be an end to violence against women.The song will be available for purchase on the song website and services such as iTunes and Amazon for $0.99. All proceeds go directly to UN Women in support of its programmes to empower women .

For more information and to give your support to UN Women visit their page here.