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Open letter to UN member States

March 22, 2017

            Open letter to UN member States

UN CSW 61 – Women’s Economic Empowerment in the Changing World of Work, 13 to 24 March 2017

Ending Violence against Women: Prevention and response in the world of work

March 16, 2017

ILO and UN Women are hosting a CSW Side Event on Ending Violence against Women: Prevention and response in the world of work

The event will take place on Thursday 16 March, in Conference room 2 from 1:15 to 2:30pm. 

US Government Appoints Hate Group Representatives to Annual Women’s Rights Meeting at United Nations

March 16, 2017

US Government Appoints Hate Group Representatives to Annual Women’s Rights Meeting at United Nations

On Monday, 13 March, the United States Department of State announced that its official delegation to the 61st annual United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) includes representatives of two organizations known to oppose the UN human rights system, LGBTIQ righ

AFL-CIO Women's Global Leadership Program

March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Building Power for Women Workers in the Changing World of Work

AFL-CIO-sponsored parallel event at the Commission on the Status of Women

Speakers:

Unions Key to Ending Gender-Based Violence at Work

March 15, 2017

By Tula Connell, Solidarity Center

Put migrant domestic workers higher on the international Human Rights agenda

March 15, 2017

By Myriam Vandenbroucke, project manager with Hivos, 14 March 2017

Position du groupement Global Unions concernant le projet de résolution soumis par Israël au sujet de l’élimination du harcèleme

March 13, 2017

Le groupement Global Unions salue l’attention que le projet de résolution accorde à la persistance du harcèlement sexuel sur le lieu de travail et à l’importance d’une action urgente.

Posición de la Agrupación Global Unions respecto al proyecto de resolución presentado por Israel sobre Eliminación del acoso sex

March 13, 2017

La Agrupación Global Unions acoge con beneplácito el enfoque que se da en el proyecto de resolución a la persistencia del acoso sexual en el lugar de trabajo, y la necesidad de medidas urgentes al respecto.  

Global Unions position concerning the draft resolution submitted by Israel on Eliminating Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

March 13, 2017

The Global Unions welcome the focus that the draft resolution brings to the persistence of sexual harassment in the workplace and the need for urgent action.   

Fighting for gender equality on International Women’s Day – and beyond

March 8, 2017

Op-ed by Chidi King, ITUC, on International Women's Day - 8 March 2017

You can read it here:

https://www.equaltimes.org/fighting-for-gender-equality-on#.WMBE_TsrLmE