Agreed Conclusions CSW 55

Dear Colleagues,

Today, 14 March 2011, was the final session of CSW 55.

Adoption of the report of the Commission on the Status of Women on its fifty-fifth session. The Agreed Conclusions in six languages are here: http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/csw/agreedconclusions.html

Following the closure of CSW 55,  the 1st session of the fifty-sixth session of the Commission opened.

We welcome this opportunity to congratulate the Bureau of CSW 55 and welcome the Bureau of CSW 56 to be Chaired by:

Her Excellency Madam Marjon V. Kamara
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Liberia to the United Nations, New York

With our best wishes,
NGO Committee on the Status of Women, New York
www.ngocsw.org