Posts tagged ‘5th World Conference on Women (5WCW)’

NGO CSW Geneva’s position paper on a 5th World Conference on Women (5WCW)

The NGO CSW-Geneva supports the holding of a 5th World Conference on Women including the 20 Year Review of the Beijing Platform for Action (1995). The Committee’s Position Paper on a 5th Women Conference on Women provides the background to this decision, the rationale for such support and the key issues for considerations.

 

NGO CSW Geneva – 5WCW Circle – Information Exchange, Strategic Thinking, Lobbying – Meeting on 25 April 2012

Follow-up Meeting re the UN Announcement for a 5th World Conference on Women in 2015  (see full text statement on www.un.org/sg/statements/index.asp?nid=5904)

on 25 April 2012, 14:00-16:00, in the CoNGO Boardroom. 

Download: MINUTES-5WCW-ngo-final-25.4.12

 

NGO CSW Geneva – 5WCW Circle – Information Exchange, Strategic Thinking, Lobbying – Meeting on 13 March 2012

Following the UN SG ANNOUNCEMENT of a proposal for a 5th world conference on women in 2015  on Intl. Women’s Day, meeting of the 5WCW Circle

on Tuesday 13 March 21012, 10:00 am, right after the HRC Caucus

in the NGO ressource center, Palais de Nations

 

Download: 2012-DraftMinutes-5WCW-Mtg13-03-v2

 

 

 

Call for a UN Fifth World Conference on Women (5WCW) in 2015

 

 

Committee member Women’s World Summit Foundation (WWSF) calls to Action in support of a United Nations 5th World Conference on Women to advance this proposal to ECOSOC in July 2011 and to the General Assembly.

Target date would be 2015, 20 years after the 4WCW in Beijing.

Today, the world needs more than ever empowered, creative and committed women to help solve the many problems facing humanity and to reach the Millennium Development Goals.

Downloads : Joint Statement “Convening of a Fifth World Conference on Women”  delivered at the 55th CSW (New-York, 22 February-4 March 2011) :  English versionFrench version

For more information 5wcw.org