CSW61 New York 2017

FIFCJ will attend the sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women. It will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 13 to 24 March 2017.

Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world are invited to attend the session.

Video message from H.E. Mr. Antonio de Aguiar Patriota (Brazil), Chair of the CSW61.

Download the CSW61 Brochure for more information:

Priority theme:
Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work
Review theme:
Challenges and achievements in the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals for women and girls (agreed conclusions of the fifty-eighth session)
Emerging issue/Focus area:
The empowerment of indigenous women.

Organization of the Session

Side Events
Information about side events and activities organized outside the formal programme of the session.

More information regarding the 61st session (2017) of the Commission on the Status of Women to be uploaded as it becomes available.