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United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

This afternoon I will be speaking at the United Nations in New York City for the fifty-ninth session of the Commission on the Status of Women. Representatives of Member States , UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) [...]

International Women’s Day 2015

In 2015, International Women’s Day, celebrated globally on 8 March, will highlight the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, a historic roadmap signed by 189 governments 20 years ago that sets the agenda for realizing women’s rights. While the [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:09+00:00 March 8th, 2015|Categories: Violence Against Women|Tags: , |2 Comments