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UNA Women
Drawn from past UNA-USA visionaries, such as Eleanor Roosevelt, UNA Women takes direction from the interests and passions of current UNA-USA members who convene in person and virtually, to advance important and timely issues related to women and girls. UNA Women advocates for UN programs that further women's rights and empowerment nationally and internationally. Participation in UNA Women is open to any current UNA-USA member.

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UNA Women at the Commission on the Status of Women

The 60th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW60) is taking place from March 14-24 at United Nations Headquarters in New York City. UNA Women will have 20 official delegates attending CSW60, in addition to dozens of other members from around the country. The focus of CSW60 is women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development, as well as conclusions from CSW57 on the elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women and girls. To apply as a UNA-USA Representative at CSW60, please complete the application by January 22, 2016. Applicants will be notified of UNA’s delegate selections by the first week of February, 2016. To follow the action of this historic CSW session through the eyes of UNA Women delegates, check out the UNA Women Facebook page and UNA Women Blog for updates. 

 

Get Involved: Cities for CEDAW

Cities for CEDAW is a nationwide, grassroots effort to encourage local governments to support the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) by way of local ordinances and resolutions. UNA Women members from across the country are already making progress in getting local governments to recognize the principles of CEDAW in places like Louisville, Washington DC and Kansas City. If you are interested in getting involved with the Cities for CEDAW movement, please email Rachel Pittman for more details.

 

Focus Areas

Peace & Security           Political and Economic Empowerment
Environment  Violence Against Women
Human Rights National Planning & Budgeting

 

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