CSW61

For two weeks in March, the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) turns the focus of the United Nations towards women and gender related issues worldwide. At the same time, civil society is given the opportunity to participate in the NGO CSW Forum, organized by NGO CSW/NY. Independent from the UN, the NGO CSW Forum gives activists from around the world the opportunity to discuss issues pertaining to women and girls, to network, share strategies/good practices, and to lobby governments to implement resolutions and treaties. The NGO CSW Forum includes a Consultation Day, Reception, and Parallel Events. CSW61 and the NGO CSW Forum will take place 13-24 March, 2017. This year’s priority theme will be “Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work.” The review theme will be “Challenges and achievements in the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals for women and girls (agreed conclusions of the fifty-eighth session)”

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NGO Forum CSW60 Survey Summary

NGO Forum CSW60 Survey Summary

Summary of survey results.

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High Level Political Forum 2016

High Level Political Forum 2016

Follow-up and review of the 2030 agenda and the sustainable development goals.

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Revision 2:  14 March - Draft Agreed Conclusions

Revision 2: 14 March - Draft Agreed Conclusions

Commission on the Status of Women 60th session 14 – 24 March 2016 Women’s empowerment and the link to sustainable development SEE LATEST DOCUMENT

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NGO CSW Forum Ads & Handbook

NGO CSW Forum Ads & Handbook

The 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) took place from 14 March to 24 March 2016 at the United Nations in

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Advocacy Training in Negotiations and Women’s Human Rights

Advocacy Training in Negotiations and Women’s Human Rights

Participants will learn about how to be effective partners in UN negotiations about women’s human rights.

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Cities for CEDAW

Cities for CEDAW

Cities for CEDAW is the US campaign to protect the human rights of women and girls by promoting the adoption of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) as a municipal ordinance. The target

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NGO CSW 60 Handbook

NGO CSW 60 Handbook

Download NGO CSW 60 Handbook 

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