The Asia Pacific NGO Committee on the Status of Women supports the work of the United Nations on gender equality and women’s empowerment, including that undertaken by Commission on the Status of Women and UN Women.

By playing an active role in the UN Community, NGO CSW/AP advocates for women’s rights and the advancement of women and girls worldwide, often providing a regional perspective.

The Asia Pacific NGO Committee on the Status of Women supports the work of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women and UN Women and with an international mandate can also support work with other UN agencies and organisations and play an active role at UN ESCAP.

By playing an active role in the UN Community, NGO CSW/AP advocates for women’s rights and the advancement of women and girls worldwide.

In its work with the NGO Committees on the Status of Women in New York, Geneva and Vienna, NGO CSW/AP supports the Beijing Platform for Action, UN Security Resolution 1325, the Sustainable Development Goals, and the Convention to Eliminate All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).

Membership of Asia Pacific NGO CSW is now open and we look forward to working with you, hearing your views and ideas and making this a strong advocate for women’s rights in the Asia and Pacific region


Membership

It is now possible for you to join APNGO CSW. If you would like to joint a dynamic multicultural network that advocates for women’s rights and positive change for women – join here….


Recent News and Updates…

CSW61 Agreed Conclusions

CSW61 Agreed Conclusions:   “Economic Empowerment of Women in the Changing World of Work” Approved on Friday, March 24           CSW61 Agreed Conclusions (Local Copy 2017-03-31)… Read More

LGBTIQ Groups Respond to Hate Bus

LGBTIQ Groups Respond to Hate Bus Can you see the bus picture? As many of you may have heard International Organization for the Family, National Organization for Marriage, and Citizen Go are parading around a hate bus in New York City. A group of LGBTIQ organizations and individuals worked together on a press release noting… Read More

CSW61 – NGO’s Access to the UN has Been Limited

NGO’s Access to the UN has Been Limited The UN Security Division has apparently, in the past two days, determined that NGOs may not have access after 6pm. The CSW negotiations have been scheduled for the two rooms that have delegate access only from the second floor delegates lounge. This undermines our ability to work in… Read More