Understanding how global agreements impact on policy and legislation in Australia
CSW62 (2018) - NWA
The sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 12 to 23 March 2018.
Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world are welcome to attend the session.
- Priority theme:
Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls;
- Review theme:
Participation in and access of women to the media, and information and communications technologies and their impact on and use as an instrument for the advancement and empowerment of women (agreed conclusions of the forty-seventh session)
- See more at:http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/csw62-2018
The Office for Women invited interested non-government and civil society organisations to put forward submissions to contribute to the Australian Government’s priority setting for CSW63.
The National Women's Alliances submitted submissions to contribute. Please download the submissions below:
Aimed at first time attendees and those interested in CSW. Visit https://www.security4women.org.au/2019/csw-101-webinar/
NGO CSW/NY has created an online Orientation video series for those who are new to CSW. A new video covering different topics will be released every week. These videos contain helpful information, advise, and how to instructions to prepare you for CSW62.
Five of the National Women’s Alliances have mapped our domestic advocacy priorities against the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The result is this fact sheet.
In preparation for the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women 62nd Session (CSW62), the National Women’s Alliances are holding 2 Webinars.
Ministerial Statement: “Supporting women to participate in the workforce is an economic and social priority for the Turnbull Government — it’s good for women, families, business and our economy.” Click the image to learn more…..
The National Women’s Alliances invite you to a day of updates and strategic planning, covering – Wednesday 26 April – AHRC in Sydney
The CSW61 Agreed Conclusions were adopted on Friday 24 March. While the Conclusions are far from the full, feminist vision for women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work the final text does offer promise and direction.
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