UK Civil Society Women’s Alliance - Events and News
The sixty-fifth session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place from 15 to 26 March 2021. In light of the evolving COVID-19 situation, and taking into account the latest guidance from the United Nations Secretary-General and the World Health Organization (WHO), CSW65 took place in a hybrid format with mostly virtual meetings.
Priority theme: Women’s full and effective participation and decision-making in public life, as well as the elimination of violence, for achieving gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls;
Review theme: Women’s empowerment and the link to sustainable development.
12th FebruaryFood Poverty
16th MarchSustainable development as a business value
16th MarchMock Trial: Commission on the status of women parallel event
17th MarchTowards a Feminist Foreign Policy for the US
17th MarchThe role of young men in advancing the equality of women and girls
18th MarchRaising young women as decision makers
18th MarchSolutions: The last young woman post covid?
18th MarchWomen in Conflict Areas
19th MarchDual Pandemic: cost and solutions from the marginalised women and girls
19th MarchThe Role of Wome Entrepreneurs
19th MarchCombatting Trafficking/Slavery
19th MarchViolence against women and girls: The dual pandemic
23rd MarchVoices of young women
25th MarchWhat is needed to ensure women are at the peace table