NGO Forum 56 Consultation Day welcomes young women & men, boys & girls and university students

The NGO Committee on the Status of Women/New York


Welcomes young women and men,

boys and girls and university students


To NGO CSW Forum Consultation Day

in preparation for the UN Commission on the Status of Women meeting



26 February 2012

9 – 5 pm

The Salvation Army

(120 West 14th Street, New York, NY)


–      Learn about the international women’s movement and the United Nations

–      Participate in advocacy training for youth

–      Share your ideas on international issues such as rural women and economic empowerment, human rights, peace and security, and health



Program highlights:

•    Michelle Bachelet, UN Undersecretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women

•    Mirna Cunningham Kain, Chair, Indigenous Peoples Forum and NGO CSW Forum Woman of Distinction Awardee

•     Bineta Diop, Peace advocate and one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world (invited)


Register online:

 The fee is $80 (includes lunch)