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6th plenary meeting - Commission on the Status of Women, Sixty-eighth session (CSW68) - Ministerial round tables on the priority theme

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The sixty-eighth session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place from 11  to 22 March 2024 under the theme "Accelerating the achievement of gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls by addressing poverty and strengthening institutions and financing with a gender perspective". Review theme: Social protection systems, access to public services and sustainable infrastructure for gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls
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Ministerial roundtables on the priority theme:

  • MRT 3: Mobilizing financing for gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls: Policies and strategies to end women's and girls' poverty
  • MRT 4: Good practices for strengthening institutions and maximizing financing to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women. A functional commission of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), it was established by Council resolution 11(II) of 21 June 1946.

The CSW is instrumental in promoting women's rights, documenting the reality of women's lives throughout the world, and shaping global standards on gender equality and the empowerment of women.

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