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Thursday, March 17, 2016

Join us in tomorrow's  virtual rally as we inundate the #CSW60 Twitter stream with OUR key messages and "What Women Want!".

Here are sample tweets proposed by Irene Jansen at the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) :

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Thursday, March 17, 2016

 

Thursday, 17 March

08.00 – 09.00

Roger Smith Hotel

Trade union

briefing session

Trade union briefing session

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

***Outdoor women’s human rights rally with participants from around the world ***

 MEDIA ADVISORY: March 17. NYC. Rally for Justice. Rally for Berta.

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

I like sessions that marry policy discussions with concrete implementation examples.  I got exactly that combination when I attended Shifting Territory: An Innovative Approach to Integrating Gender Inclusive & Diversity Analysis in Yukon.  This event was led by Yukon’s Deputy Premier and Minister responsible for the Women’s Directorate, Minister Elaine Taylor.

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Special leave clauses related to domestic violence have been negotiated by unions in the Asia Pacific region. Find out more about the successes and upcoming challenges. Guests are Ludo McFerran, Sydney University in Australia and Anna Lee Tuvera, ITUC - Asia Pacific and Singapore.

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

This year’s review theme at UNCSW is violence against women (VAW). Upon first glance, violence may not seem to have much to do with labour issues. But if you dig deeper, you will find that the two are in fact closely intertwined.

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