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Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is a functional commission of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) dedicated to gender equality and advancement of women. It is the principal global policy-making body. It meets every year for 10 days in New York to evaluate progress on gender equality, identify challenges, set global standards and formulate concrete policies to promote gender equality and advancement of women worldwide.

CSW 2014

The fifty-eighth session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 10 - 21 March 2014 (tentative date).

CSW 2013

The 57th session of the United Nations Commission on the Status Women (CSW) shall take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 4 to 15 March 2013. This year's priority theme is -  Elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women and girls.

CSW 2012

The fifty-sixth session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from Monday, 27 February to Friday, 9 March 2012.

CSW 2011

The fifty-fifth session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) will be held from February 22 to Marc 4, 2011 in New York.

CSW 2010

The fifty-fourth session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) will be held from March 1 – 12, 2010 in New York.

CSW 2009

Fifty-third session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women. March 2 - 13, 2009.

CSW 2008

Fifty-second session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) February 25 - March 7, 2008.