Priority theme: Women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development.
The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the
Panel discussion in commemoration of the International Decade for Persons of African Descent: Recognition, Justice and Development organized by the Permanent Mission of Brazil and the United states to the United Nations.
Organized by the Permanent Mission of the United States and the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC), this CSW Special Panel features a special presentation by the filmmakers of the film SOLD and award-winning actress Gillian Anderson
The proposed side event is to look at how media can support driving women’s empowerment and gender equality as part of the Sustainable Development Agenda. It will do so by showcasing best practices and past experiences by both entertainment and news
The ESCR-Net Women and ESCR Working Group, in partnership with the Permanent Mission of Finland to the United Nations, is pleased to bring together women’s rights advocates from different regions of the world to discuss how the framework of women's