The 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) will take place between March 13th and March 24th 2017.
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, from the 58th session of the CSW.
The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women. A functional commission of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), it was established on 21 June 1946.