Commission on the Status of Women, Fifty-ninth Session,
9th & 10th Meetings (AM & PM)
Economic and Social Council
Gender equality and women’s empowerment must be at the heart of efforts to address the world’s most critical emerging challenges, including climate change, delegates told the Commission on the Status of Women today.
Continuing the session’s general debate, delegates also stressed that “stepped up” political will, both at the national and global levels, would be needed to tackle such pressing issues.
Commission on the Status of Women
6th & 7th Meetings (AM & PM)
Speakers Call for ‘Crystal Clear’ Priorities in Efforts to Improve Health, Protect Rights of Rural Women, as Commission Continues General Discussion