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Thursday, March 16, 2017

by Barb Dobrowolski, Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association (OECTA)

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

By Diane Dewing, Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (Canada)

Women across the world face the double jeopardy of economic inequality and of violence. ‎The two are inexplicably linked, mutually reinforcing and reproducing each other. Both are strongly rooted in patriarchal systems which seek to control women. 

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Thursday, 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. 

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

Women in Migration Network (WIMN) convenes a dialogue integrating strategies and feminist movements. Thursday 16 March - 10.30am - Church Center for the United Nations.

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thurs. 16 March 6.15pm – participate in the #TaxJustice for Women’s Rights’ forum, Hardin Room, Church Center. Join the Global Alliance for Tax Justice in taking action to advance tax justice for women’s rights. See the Campaign page here

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Thursday, 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

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