United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW)

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Total votes: 94
February 13, 2012

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Women and men from the Episcopal Church and 20 Anglican Communion Provinces will gather for the 56th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) in New York City Feb. 27 to March 9.

The 2012 theme of UNCSW is the...

Total votes: 152
January 19, 2012

[Anglican Communion News Service] Twenty women from countries including Australia, Bangladesh, Uganda and India are visiting the Anglican United Nations Office (AUNO) next month to engage with the UN’s 56th Commission on the Status of Women, which this year has “empowerment of rural women” as...

Total votes: 183
February 25, 2011

Anglican and Episcopal participants in the 55th annual meeting of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Womenheard Feb. 25 from an Episcopal third-year seminarian from Haiti and the head of a new Anglican development effort about the role women have in changing the world.

"Women...

Total votes: 128
March 12, 2010

In 1995 women from all over the world traveled to Beijing for the United Nations Fourth World Conference on Women. Their dedication and labor resulted in the adoption of what is now known as the Beijing Platform for Action, a social justice platform for work towards a more equitable world for...

Total votes: 128
March 1, 2010

[EAM - Episcopal Diocese of New York] The 54th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, New York City, March 1-12, 2010 gathers Anglican women delegates from the worldwide Anglican Communion.

Thousands of women from around the world will be gathering in New York...

Total votes: 68
February 26, 2010

Thousands of women from around the world, including more than 90 representing the Anglican Communion, will gather in New York March 1-12 for the 54th session of the U.N. Commission on the Status of Women to undertake a 15-year review of the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform...

Total votes: 64
February 25, 2010

ENS Weekly bulletin inserts for March 7 outline the work of Episcopal and Anglican delegates to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, which is holding its 54th session in New York City March 1 – 12. The meeting will mark the 15th anniversary of the 1995 Beijing Platform for...

Total votes: 76
February 25, 2009

In recognition of International Women's Day, Episcopal Life Weekly bulletin inserts for March 8 outline the work of Anglican representatives to the 53rd session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. The commission will meet this year from March 2-13.

Total votes: 130
May 8, 2008

A new budget tool kit will soon help Anglican women rebuild the world for greater economic justice and gender equity.

So say leaders of Anglican Women's Empowerment (AWE), whose mission continues to amplify women's voices and views at the United Nations (UN) and in the Anglican...

Total votes: 130
March 4, 2008

Anglican Women's Empowerment's (AWE) week-long series of activities geared toward the Anglican understanding of gender equity and its relationship to human and social development, culminated on March 1 at Trinity Church Wall Street in New York City with a panel presentation themed "The...

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