CSW: Commission on the Status of Women

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

United Nations, New York
Commission on the Status of Women
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