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Webcasts

Live and archived webcasts of key UN Women events will be available here throughout CSW58.

21 March:

Closing of 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women, 21 March, UN General Assembly (17th meeting - evening).


Closing day of the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women, 21 March, UN General Assembly (16th meeting - morning).


18 March:

Panel 4 on review theme – access and participation of women and girls in education, training, science and technology, including for the promotion of women’s equal access to full employment and decent work (10 a.m.-1 p.m.).


Panel 5 on review theme – access and participation of women and girls in education, training, science and technology, including for the promotion of women’s equal access to full employment and decent work (3-6 p.m.).


Sudan and South Sudan - Security Council, 7141st meeting


Mobility as Access: Harnessing urban women’s potential through equitable transport”, UN-Habitat, 18 March, 6.30-7.45 p.m., Conference Room 2


17 March

The Voices of African Women and Girls in the Post-2015 Development Agenda, organized by UN Women with ACORD and World YWCA, 17 March, 1.15-2.30 p.m., Dag Hammarskjold Library Auditorium [Live Webcast]


14 March

ICTs for women’s economic empowerment and poverty reduction, organized by UN Women with the Government of Canada, Microsoft, World Pulse, ITU and Nielsen, 14 March, 1.15-2.45 p.m., CR1 (CB) [Live Webcast]


13 March

Gender: the Aha moment - personal perspectives of engagement for gender equality. Organized by UN Women (1.15-2.30 p.m.)


12 March

ICT and the Internet as powerful means in advancing women’s rights and empowerment: Possibilities and Challenges, co-organized by Missions of Estonia, Botswana and Mongolia (11.30 a.m. – 12.45 p.m.)


How the Sirleaf Market Women's Fund is Spearheading the Market Women's Movement Across Africa, organized by the Mission of Liberia, Ghana and Malawi and the Sirleaf Market Women's Fund (6.30-7.45 p.m.)


Greater inclusion of women in the professional workforce, organized by the Asia Society (7-8.30 p.m.)

Watch live streaming video from asiasociety at livestream.com

11 March

Linking HIV, Gender Equality, and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, as part of the Post-2015 social justice agenda, organized by UNAIDS (6.30-7.45 p.m.)


Accelerating progress on the MDGs for women and girls: High-level statement from Heads of UN Agencies, organized by UN Women along with UNESCO, UNFPA, UNDP, UNAIDS, UN-HABITAT, UNSD and OHCHR, 11 March, 1.15-2.30 p.m., Conference Room 1 (CB) 


IPU-UN Women press conference to launch the Women in Politics Map 2014, 11 March, 11 a.m.,  Room S-0237, UN Secretariat, New York 



10 March

Opening of the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women, 10 March, 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., General Assembly


Trafficking in human beings – a severe form of violence against women and girls and a flagrant violation of human rights, organized by Council of Europe and Mission of Austria (1.15-2.30 p.m.)


Combating violence against women – Regional perspectives, organized by the Government of Poland, with the Missions of Japan and the United Kingdom (4.45-6 p.m.)


Regional review of the MDGs Post-2015 and Beijing+20 North America/Europe, a NGO CSW NY side event co-sponsored by the Mission of Latvia (6.30-8 p.m.)


High-level Francophonie Consultations on Gender Equality and Women’s Economic Empowerment in the Francophonie: Building the post-2015 Development Agenda, organized by the International Organization of La Francophonie (IOF) (6.30- 7.45 p.m.)



6 March

    Press briefing: On 6 March, UN Women's Executive Director briefed UN media correspondents about the International Women’s Day commemoration and CSW58. Watch an archived version:


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    For a full list of official side events, click here. For NGO-organized parallel events, click here.