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Michelle Bachelet at CSW

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Michelle Bachelet at CSW

Speeches and statements

Speeches and statements prior to CSW

UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet will speak at several official and side events:

  • Introductory Statement, Opening Session of the Commission on the Status of Women, 4 March, 10.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m., General Assembly Hall [Live webcast]
  • Press Conference, 4 March, 2.00 – 2.45 p.m., Dag Hammarskjold Library Auditorium [Live webcast]
  • High-Level Francophone Consultations on Violence against Women and Girls, 4 March, 6:30 – 7:45 p.m., NLB Conference Room 2 [Live Webcast]
  • Parliamentary Strategies for Tackling Violence against Women and Girls, co-organized with the Inter-Parliamentary Union, 5 March, 10.00 – 11.00 a.m., NLB ECOSOC Chamber
  • UN Heads of Agencies discuss Violence against Women and Girls, 5 March, 1.15 – 2.30 p.m., NLB Conference Room 2 [ By invitation only]
  • High-Level Task Force for ICPD, 5 March, 3.15 – 4.15 p.m., 730 Third Ave at 45th St.
  • High-level Event to announce the COMMIT Initiative, 5 March, 6.30 – 8.00 p.m., German House [By invitation only]
  • 5th Annual Women’s Empowerment Principles Event, 6 March, 9.00-9.40 a.m., 30 Rockefeller Plaza
  • Reclaiming Public Spaces for the Empowerment of Women and Girls, 7 March, 1.15 – 2.15 p.m., NLB Conference Room 2
  • Stop Violence: Girls at the Frontline of Prevention, 7 March, 2.15 – 2.45 p.m., NLB Conference Room 7
  • Too Young to Wed: Working Together to Address Child Marriage, 7 March, 2.30 – 4.30p.m., Dag Hammarskjöld Library Auditorium
  • Critical Services Commitment by UN Agencies, 7 March, 6.30 – 7.45 p.m., NLB Conference Room B
  • UN Observance of International Women’s Day 2013 “A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women”, 8 March, 10.00 a.m. – 12 p.m., NLB Conference Room 2 [Live webcast]
  • Violence against Women with Disabilities, 8 March, 1.15 – 2.30 p.m., NLB Conference Room 7
  • Gender-motivated Killings of Women, including femicide, 8 March, 3.00 – 4.15 p.m., Dag Hammarskjöld Library Auditorium

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY: UN Observance of International Women’s Day 2013 “A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women,” 8 March, 10.00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m., NLB Conference Room 2 [Live webcast]. The One Woman song will be launched at the event.