Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) 2017

Description: 

The sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 13 to 24 March 2017

Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world are invited to attend the session. 

Download the CSW61 Brochure for more information: 
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Themes of CSW 2017

  • Priority theme: 
    Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work
  • Review theme:
    Challenges and achievements in the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals for women and girls (agreed conclusions of the fifty-eighth session)
  • Emerging issue/Focus area:
    The empowerment of indigenous women

- See more at: http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/csw61-2017#sthash.YCuNWLnN.dpuf

Date: 
Monday, 13 March (All day) to Friday, 17 March (All day) 2017 at
Location: 
United Nations Headquarters New York