NGO CSW/NY is a global platform for the voices and leadership of feminists and women’s rights organisations. Annually the organisation facilitates the civil society side of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). This year, due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic the entire forum will be run online from the 15th-26th of March 2021.
The theme for this year’s Asia Pacific NGO Consultation day is Women’s Effective Participation in Decision Making and the Future of Feminism in the region.
Speakers for the event are:
- Melissa Alvarado, Regional Program Manager EVAW at UN Women Asia Pacific Office
- Naw Hser Hser, Women’s League of Burma
- Losana Tuiraviravi, Fiji Women’s Rights Movement (FWRM)
- Rozanna Isa, Executive Director Sisters in Islam
- Medha Sharma, President Visible Impact
- Jean Chong, ASEAN SOGIE Caucus member
Isha Tembe, NGO CSW Asia Pacific Young Women’s Team (Australia)