Youth leaders call for “big leap” for gender equality at first CSW Youth Forum

From UN Women Proving that young women and young men are a force to be reckoned with, participants in the first-ever Youth Forum at the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) embraced their active engagement in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and in CSW60, the single-largest intergovernmental gathering on women and girls. The

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Secretary-General”s Remarks at Opening of the 60th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

THE SECRETARY-GENERAL -- REMARKS AT OPENING OF THE 60TH SESSION OF THE COMMISSION ON STATUS OF WOMEN New York, 14 March 2016 [As delivered] Thank you very much for your leadership for gender equality and gender empowerment. Welcome to the United Nations. It is a great pleasure for me to be here today with so

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