CSW60

UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)
60th Session • March 14 - 24, 2016
Women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development 

Statements & papers

CWGL Sponsored and Co-Sponsored Events

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  • March 11-23, 2016: Human Rights in Global Policy Project, Glen Cove Mansion in Glen Cove, NY. Organized by CWGL.
  • March 11-12, 2016: Pre-CSW Post 2015 Strategy Session, Glen Cove Mansion in Glen Cove, NY.
  • March 15, 2016 (12:30pm): Empowerment Through Organizing: Worker Activism for Economic Justice featuring Faculty Director Radhika Balakrishnan, CCUN, 777 United Nations Plaza, 10th Fl, New York, NY.
  • March 15, 2016 (1-5pm): image Implementing the Women, Peace & Security Agenda: A Roadmap for the 1325 Global Study Recommendations featuring Founding Director Charlotte Bunch, CUNY Law School, 2 Court Square, Long Island City, NY.
  • March 15, 2016 (2:30-4pm): Women's Human Rights and Sustainable Cities with CEDAW and Habitat III featuring Executive Director Krishanti Dharmaraj, Thai Cultural Center, 310 E. 44th Street, New York, NY. Sponsored by Women's Intercultural Network (WIN), Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, Center for Women's Global Leadership, WUNRN-Women's United Nations Resource Network, and US Women Connect.
  • March 16, 2016 (8:30-10am): New Tools and Next Generation Strategies to Advance Women's Human Rights featuring Founding Director Charlotte Bunch, Thai Cultural Center, 310 E. 44th Street, Suite L, Room 1, New York, NY. Sponsored by MADRE, Wangki Tangni, AWID, Regions Refocus, Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung NYC and Breakthrough.
  • March 16, 2016 (10am-12pm): High Level interactive dialogue among Ministers: Building alliances for gender responsive implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development featuring Executive Director Krishanti Dharmaraj, UN Headquarters, Conference Room 4, New York, NY.
  • March 17, 2016 (12:30-2pm): Transforming Society Through Political and Economic Empowerment of Women featuring Founding Director Charlotte Bunch, CCUN, 777 United Nations Plaza, Chapel, New York, NY. 
  • March 17, 2016 (2:30pm): image Women and Girls Rising: Progress and Resistance around the World  featuring Founding Director Charlotte Bunch, CCUN, 777 United Nations Plaza, Room 8G, New York, NY. Presented by the Roosevelt Institute.
  • March 17, 2016 (6:15-7:30pm):  pdf Cities for CEDAW Goes International featuring Executive Director Krishanti Dharmaraj, CCUN, 777 United Nations Plaza, New York, NY.
  • March 18, 2016 (12:30pm): Gendering Documentation: Women Human Rights Defenders, Thai Cultural Center, 310 E. 44th Street, Suite L, Room 1, New York, NY. Co-sponsored by Amnesty, CWGL, FRIDA, Front Line Defenders, ISHR, JASS, MADRE, NAZRA, UAF and WGNRR.
  • March 18, 2016 (6-8:30pm): Center for Women's Global Leadership's 25th Anniversary Celebration, Vermilion, 480 Lexington Ave, New York, NY.
  • March 18, 2016 (8:30-12am):  pdf CWGL's Dance Party Celebrating International Women's Day , Vermilion, 480 Lexington Ave, New York, NY. Free admission, cash bar, and 21 to enter. 
  • March 23, 2016 (11:30-12:25pm):  pdf Time for Action: Women Mobilizing Against Noncommunicable Diseases featuring Executive Director Krishanti Dharamaraj, UN Headquaters, Ex. Press Bar, GA Building, New York, NY. Organized by Ghana, Sweden and Zimbabwe. Note: to attend this event you must hold a UN Grounds Pass or register for a Special Event Ticket. 

Other Events

March 22, 2016 (10:30am): The S Word – Putting the Human Rights to Sanitation and Water at the Forefront of Sustainable Development for Women’s Empowerment.

Resources