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Ms. Bachelet at CSW

UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet's Message on the occasion of IWD 2012

See also her written statement.
On International Women's Day, 8 March 2012, UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet calls for women's equal participation in all spheres of life as fundamental to democracy and justice.

Speeches


Photos: Events and Meetings

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Photos: Michelle Bachelet at CSW

UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet conducts bilateral meetings with government officials and dignitaries during the 56th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women.

UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Dr. Olivia N Muchena, Minister of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development of the Republic of Zimbabwe UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Dr. Olivia N Muchena, Minister of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development of the Republic of Zimbabwe UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Dr. Naomi Shaban, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Development and Linah Kilimo, Asistant Minister for Co-Operative Development of the Republic of Kenya UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Dr. Naomi Shaban, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Development and Linah Kilimo, Asistant Minister for Co-Operative Development of the Republic of Kenya UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Jasna Matic, State Secretary of the Ministry of Culture, Media and Information Society of the Republic of Serbia UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Jasna Matic, State Secretary of the Ministry of Culture, Media and Information Society of the Republic of Serbia UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Genoveva da Conceicao Lino, Minister of Family and the Promotion of Women and Head of the Angolan Delegation to CSW UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Genoveva da Conceicao Lino, Minister of Family and the Promotion of Women and Head of the Angolan Delegation to CSW UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Genoveva da Conceicao Lino, Minister of Family and the Promotion of Women and Head of the Angolan Delegation to CSW UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Mervat Tallawy, President of the Egypcian National Council of Women UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Mervat Tallawy, President of the Egypcian National Council of Women UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Fiza Batool Gillani, Goodwill Ambassador on Women's Empowerment and Head of the Pakistan Delegation to CSW UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Fiza Batool Gillani, Goodwill Ambassador on Women's Empowerment and Head of the Pakistan Delegation to CSW UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Gertrude I. Mongella, Secretary General of the 4th World Conference on Women UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Meng Xiaosi, Head of the Chinese Delegation to CSW, Vice President of the All-China Women's Federation UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Meng Xiaosi, Head of the Chinese Delegation to CSW, Vice President of the All-China Women's Federation UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Meng Xiaosi, Head of the Chinese Delegation to CSW, Vice President of the All-China Women's Federation UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Meng Xiaosi, Head of the Chinese Delegation to CSW, Vice President of the All-China Women's Federation UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, State Minister for Women and Children Affairs of Bangladesh UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, State Minister for Women and Children Affairs of Bangladesh UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with GEAR Latin America Group UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with GEAR Latin America Group UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with GEAR Latin America Group UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with GEAR Latin America Group America Group UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with GEAR Latin America Group UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with GEAR Latin America Group UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Lulama Xingwana, Minister of Women, Children and People with Disabilities of the Republic of South Africa UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Badraa Dolgor, Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister and Deputy Chair for the National Committee on Gender Equality of Mongolia UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Badraa Dolgor, Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister and Deputy Chair for the National Committee on Gender Equality of Mongolia UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet meets with Amira Elfadil Mohamed, Minister for Social Welfare of Sudan Next Page › ‹ Previous Page

Photos: Opening of CSW 56

UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet delivered the introductory speech at the opening of the 56th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women, held in the General Assembly Hall on Monday 27 February 2012.

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