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Role of Young Women in Peace and Security the Focus of NGO CSW/NY September Monthly Meeting

In Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment, Peace and Disarmament by SGI OUNA

Monthly meetings are held by the NGO Committee on the Status of Women, New York on various topics that promote gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls. The September 28 meeting highlighted the important contributions of young women in peace and security, as is recognized in two UN Security Council Resolutions: 1325 and 2250. As the NGO CSW/NY …

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61st Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

In Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment by SGI OUNA

CSW61 on the priority theme “Women’s Economic Empowerment in the Changing World of Work” took place from 13-24 March 2017 at UN Headquarters with over 4,000 participants.  SGI co-organized a parallel event titled “Inclusive & Transformative Leadership for Women’s Economic Empowerment” on 17 March with the World YWCA, Graduate Women International, the Global Movement for the Culture of Peace, and …