CSW62: Orientation Video 10 has been Released! NGO CSW/NY has created an online Orientation video series for those who interested in learning about the CSW. A new video covering different topics will be released every week. These videos contain helpful information, advice, and how-to instructions to prepare you for CSW62. We released  “Video 10: Highlights:… Read More


Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls Draft agreed conclusions. The Zero Draft of the CSW62 Outcome Document has been released. To prepare for CSW62 please read the attached document, “Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls.” The Outcome… Read More


Watch NGO CSW/NY’s New CSW62 Orientation Series! NGO CSW/NY has created an online Orientation video series for those who interested in learning about the CSW. A new video covering different topics will be released every week. These videos contain helpful information, advice, and how-to instructions to prepare you for CSW62. NGO CSW/NY released the video… Read More


Buy your CSW62 Handbook Ads! Handbook Ads are a great opportunity for you and your organization to showcase your work to the global CSW62 community of more than 5000 women’s rights activists from all over the world. Print handbook ads are available in limited stocks so please hurry up and buy them before the deadline… Read More


Watch NGO CSW/NY’s New CSW62 Orientation Series! NGO CSW/NY has created an online Orientation video series for those who are new to CSW. A new video covering different topics will be released every week. These videos contain helpful information, advise, and how to instructions to prepare you for CSW62. Look for videos on the NGO… Read More


Registration for NGO CSW62 Forum Parallel Events Now Open Until 15 December Register to Host an NGO CSW62 Forum Parallel Event NGO CSW62 Forum Parallel Events: 12 March- 23 March 2018 Registration to host parallel events: Deadline: December 15 Costs to Apply A basic room with no AV Provided costs $250 Premium Room with AV… Read More


Mapping Women, Peace and Security in the UN Security Council: 2016 This policy brief outlines the findings from the NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security’s (NGOWG) monitoring and analysis of the United Nations (UN) Security Council’s daily work over the course of 2016. The recommendations build on our well-established policy guidance project, the… Read More


“Economic Empowerment of Women in the Changing World of Work” Approved on Friday, March 24   The 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61) took place at the UN Headquarters in New York from 13 -2 4 March 2017.  The meeting took place at a critical juncture in the changing global… Read More


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


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