United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW)

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Total votes: 34

By: The Rev. Margaret Rose

How wonderful to gather with you today as the 60th [session of the] UNCSW begins. Voices of faith have long been heard alongside member states working together for the empowerment of women and children and men. The history for some of us in this room began with Beijing and even more in earnest...

Total votes: 17
March 18, 2016

 

[Episcopal News Service] “The key to eradicating most poverty on the planet, aside from programs that help, aside from economic development, which is all obvious, the key is to be found in women,” said Presiding Bishop Michael Curry in a March 17 sermon preached in honor of the...

Total votes: 32

The 60th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) meeting in New York City March 14 to March 24 will gather women from The Episcopal Church and throughout the Anglican Communion.

The 2016 UNCSW Priority Theme is, “Women’s empowerment and the link to...

Total votes: 56

By: The Public Affairs Office

Continuing its tradition of a strong presence at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW), The Episcopal Church will be represented at UNCSW’s 60th Session March 14-24, 2016, by 20 Episcopal delegates and one Episcopal provincial representative to the Anglican Communion...

Total votes: 56

By: The Public Affairs Office

Continuing its tradition of a strong presence at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW), The Episcopal Church will be represented at UNCSW’s 60th Session March 14-24, 2016, by 20 Episcopal delegates and one Episcopal provincial representative to the Anglican Communion...

Total votes: 56

By: The Public Affairs Office

Conforme a su tradición de contar con una presencia significativa en la Comisión de las Naciones Unidas sobre la Condición Jurídica y Social de la Mujer (UNCSW, por su sigla en inglés), la Iglesia Episcopal estará representada en la 60ª. Sesión de la  UNCSW, que tendrá lugar del 14 al 24 de...

Total votes: 43

By: The Public Affairs Office

Samuel McDonald, Deputy Chief Operating Officer and Director of Mission for the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society, announced that applications are being accepted for a provincial delegate and up to 20 churchwide delegates to represent The Episcopal Church at the 60th Session of the United...

Total votes: 43

By: The Public Affairs Office

Samuel McDonald, Diputado Principal de Operaciones y Director de Misión para la Sociedad Misionera Doméstica y Extranjera, anunció que se están aceptando solicitudes para un delegado provincial y un máximo de 20 delegados de toda la iglesia para representar a la Iglesia Episcopal en la 60ª...

Total votes: 13

By: The Public Affairs Office

The 59th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) meeting in New York City March 9 to March 20 will bring women and men from The Episcopal Church and throughout the Anglican Communion.

The 2015 UNCSW theme is a review of progress made in the implementation...

Total votes: 55

By: Nellie Adkins

The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, UNCSW 59, met on March 9-20, 2015. This year The Episcopal Church has received a new status with the United Nations and therefore is sending a delegation of women to represent the Episcopal Church and participate in this two-week conference...

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