From 13 to 24 March 2017 the sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.
Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world are invited to attend the session. - See more at: http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/csw61-2017#sthash.kOHOggXx.dpuf
- Priority theme: Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work
- Review theme: Challenges and achievements in the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals for women and girls (agreed conclusions of the fifty-eighth session)
- Emerging issue/Focus area: The empowerment of indigenous women