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Expert Group Meeting: CSW62

In preparation for the sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women, UN Women convened an Expert Group Meeting on the priority theme: “Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls.” The Expert Group Meeting was co-convened by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and World Food Programme (WFP) at IFAD Headquarters in Rome, Italy, on 20 to 22 September 2017. Read the rest

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See the expert papers below to prepare yourself for the issues relevant to CSW62.

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Cities for CEDAW as well as NYC4CEDAW

A glorious day. Gathered for a short time at Cadman Plaza Park and then about 50 people marched over the Brooklyn Bridge. We wore red NYC4CEDAW tee shirts and white hats. Ilana and I proudly carried the NGO CSW/NY banner. Read the rest

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