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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

On Feb. 27, I was in possession of the Golden Key – the Canadian Labour Congress UN General Assembly Pass.  It is my first time attending this incredible gathering and the pass will be shared with first-time delegates throughout the week.  This afternoon was my day – February 27, 2012.

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

This session dealt with the issue of child and forced marriage. Speakers represented countries (ie UK, Finland, Australia) and NGOs (ie PLAN) commited to eradicating child/forced marriages.

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Le SCEP participe à la 56e session de la Commission de la condition de la femme des Nations Unies

(English follows)

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Adwoa Sakyi, International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workers’ Associations (IUF), Regional Coordinator for Africa, IUF Agricultural Workers Trade Group, Ghana is one of the participants of this year's gloabal labour women delegation in New York for this session of the UN CSW

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Jane Hodges Director of the Bureau for Gender Equality at the International Labour Office in Geneva spoke to labour women at the Tuesday morning debrief. Jane wanted to highlight several issues and refer to some relevant documents that would be useful for the work ahead such as:

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Labour Women are meeting every morning at 8 a.m. to strategize on the activities and events scheduled each day.

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