On 4 and 5 December 2013, UN Women convened a forum to engage a range of stakeholders in the preparations for CSW58 at UN Headquarters in New York.
- Concept note and discussion guides
- Opening statement Lakshmi Puri
- Closing comments (Day 1) John Hendra
- Closing statement UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
- Panelists’ statements:
Expert Group Meeting
In preparation for the fifty-eighth session, UN Women, in collaboration with the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), convened an Expert Group Meeting on “Structural and policy constraints in achieving the MDGs for women and girls” from 21 to 24 October 2013 in Mexico City, Mexico.
Preparatory expert panel
A preparatory expert panel on the priority theme was held during the fifty-seventh session of the Commission on 6 March 2013.