UNIFEM/ UN Women
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Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)
2012 marked the 56th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW56), held from 27 February to 9 March 2012 at UN Headquarters in New York. As part of the primary policy‐coordinating entities of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), CSW is a functional body whose main objective focuses on promoting the progression and equality of women throughout the world. It discusses challenges and addresses achievements in the overall advancement of women, from which it derives policies to be negotiated by Member States that aim to further promote gender equality and women's empowerment.
NGLS Round Up - United Nations Non-Govermental Liaison Service (NGLS) on CSW
For more information contact District 11 United Nations Chair Person at UN@zonta-district11.org.