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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

From domestic workers in New York City to garment workers in Bangladesh, women coming together to organize, demand fair treatment and address gender discrimination is critical to realizing women’s rights and economic justice.

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Rain could not delay Labour Sisters from ‎making their presence known and voices heard at the opening day of UNCSW60. It was obvious we were not made of sugar! We did not melt ;)

UN's Ban Ki-moon addressed the Commission in his last year as General Secretary. He stated "in order for us to reach the goal of gender equality we must move from commitment to action."

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The photos are up and posted on Flickr. Feel free to download any of these photos in any size for sharing in your publications, websites or via social media.

Les photos prises au cours d'aujourd'hui ont été téléchargées à partir de Flickr. Libre à vous de les sauvegarder pour fin de publication, sur votre site ou via les médias sociaux.

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Monday, March 14, 2016

A ne pas manquer!

Aujourd'hui à 16 h 30, c'est un rendez-vous à la salle de conférence 11 située à l'édifice principale des Nations-Unies pour une session sur l'impact de la violence conjugale au milieu de travail. Les porte-parole de cet événement comprennent la délégation canadienne, le Congrès du Travail du Canada et la Australian Council of Trade Unions.

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Monday, March 14, 2016

This trade union side event is not to be missed. Co-hosted by the Canadian Mission, the Canadian Labour Congress and Australian Council of Trade Unions, it starts at 4:30 until 6 p.m. in Conference Room 11 at the UN Building. Come early to give you sufficient time to go through security. 

 

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