News from CSW63

CSW63: Social Protection, Public services, Infrastructure

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  • UN Commission on the Status of Women delivers roadmap on ensuring women’s social protection, mobility, safety, and access to economic opportunities
  • UN Women and partners launch new initiative to repeal discriminatory laws worldwide
  • IOC and UN Women celebrate women and girls’ empowerment through sport
  • After reaching gender parity in senior management, UN pushes for parity at all levels
  • Women, peace and security experts look ahead to 2020
  • Strong partnerships and bold actions to stamp out child marriage and FGM
  • New global report calls for urgent measures to close justice gap for women
  • ‘Power is not given, power is taken’, UN chief tells women activists, urging push-back against status quo
  • At CSW 63, youth ask for increased investment, accountability and seat at decision-making tables
  • Political power of women suffering ‘serious regression’, General Assembly President warns
  • Press release: One in five ministers is a woman, according to new IPU/UN Women Map
  • Take five: “Delivering the quantum change we need is not just a woman’s issue.”
  • Press release: As economic uncertainties, exclusionary politics, push-back on civil society, and labour informality rise, UN’s largest meeting on gender equality begins
  • Latin America and the Caribbean hold regional consultation in lead up to the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63)
  • Ahead of CSW 63, regional stakeholders in Asia and the Pacific call for holistic and gender-responsive approach to social protection
  • Governments and civil society representatives from the Arab States region come together to prepare for the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women
  • African Union calls upon its Member States to prepare for the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women