United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW)

Date: 
27 February, 2012 to 9 March, 2012
Time: 
09.00 - 17.00
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Union women from around the world are gathering in New York for the United Nations’ 56th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW56), starting on 27th February 2012. Focusing on decent work for rural women, quality public services, social protection and human rights, the trade union delegation to UNCSW56 will call on governments to commit to concrete measures to ensure that women living and working in rural areas enjoy opportunities for economic, social and human development.

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