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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
par Janie Beaupré-Quenneville, Syndicat de professionnelles et professionnels du gouvernement du Québec

Malgré la température non clémente et l’annulation des activités de la journée, l’Internationale des Services publics (ISP) a tenu son événement « Droit humain à la paix : femmes, travail et services publics dans les zones de conflits ».<

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By Brigid O'Farrell

On Sunday, 12 March over 150 trade unionists joined 8,600 NGOs at the United Nations NGO CSW61 Forum, a larger gathering than the Beijing Fourth World Conference in 1995.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By Brigid O'Farrell

At the Opening Session of the United Nations 61st meeting of Commission on the Status of Women, three young women presented the recommendations of the UN Youth Empowering Gender Equality Forum:

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By Karen Campbell, Vice-President, Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (Canada)

As I was sitting in a packed room at the UN HQ, the session called “Step it UP together with Rural Women to End Hunger and Poverty was more than half way finished when a sister approached me and said she would like to sit in the cha

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Unifor sisters attending CSW61 visit "Fearless Girl"
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

By: Lana Payne, Atlantic Unifor Director

 

On Monday I stepped inside the United Nations in New York for the first time as part of the global trade union delegation attending the UN Commission on the Status of Women.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

"El derecho humano a la paz: mujeres, trabajo y servicios públicos en zonas de conflicto" el 14 de marzo, 8:30 am, piso 10, Church Center, New York

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