Media advisory: UN Women co-sponsored events during the 57th Commission on the Status of Women, 4 – 15 March 2013
During the two-week session, UN Women will host several official and side events and call on Member States to strengthen global norms and standards and increase political commitment and action on this year’s priority theme of eliminating and preventing all forms of violence against women and girls.
Watch livestream of UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet speaking at a social inclusion event today in Lima
On Tuesday 16 October, the Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, Michelle Bachelet, will begin an official visit to Peru, which will start with her participation at the international conference entitled “Power: Women as Drivers of Growth and Social Inclusion”, alongside President Ollanta Humala Tasso and the US Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton. [...]
UN Women Events at the Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC IV), Istanbul, Turkey, 9-13 May 2011
Latest from the Conference Labour and Social Protections Essential for Women Migrant Workers (Article, 12 May) Integrating Migration and Remittances into LDC National and Regional Development Planning, including through a Gender Perspective (Speech, 12 May) Gender and Migration: Care Workers at the Interface of Migration and Development (Speech, 11 May) Least Developed Countries Will Benefit [...]