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


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


NGO CSW 61 Forum: Consultation Day H.E. Mr. Antonio de Aguiar Patriota (Brazil), Chair of the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director of UN Women Sunday, 12 March -9:00 am to 3:30 pm The NGO CSW Consultation Day will be held at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter… Read More


  The Second Annual Youth Forum at the 61st Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) Sat & Sun March 2017 UN Women and the UN Inter-Agency Network on Youth Development’s Working Group on Youth and Gender Equality are pleased to announce the Second Annual Youth Forum at the 61st Session of… Read More


    Getting Ready for CSW61, what you need to know! It’s that time of year again and NGO CSW/NY membership has already begun planning for the NGO CSW61 Forum. Updates from UN Women: CSW61 Themes: Priority Theme: Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work Review Theme: Challenges & achievements in the implementation… Read More


Preamble We are a diverse group of young feminist advocates, gathered in New York at the Sixtieth Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), working for gender, reproductive,  economic,  ecological,  and social justice and political transformation.  We applaud the commitments  governments  have made under the Beijing Declaration  and Platform for Action  and… Read More