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64th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW64)

March 9, 2020,  8:00 AM - March 20, 2020,  5:00 PM


Priority theme:
The main focus of the session will be on the review and appraisal of the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and the outcomes of the 23rd special session of the General Assembly. The review will include an assessment of current challenges that affect the implementation of the Platform for Action and the achievement of gender equality and the empowerment of women and its contribution towards the full realization of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

About the CSW
Of the more than 5,508 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) with consultative status at the United Nations, only 141 have achieved General Consultative Status, the highest status an NGO can have at the UN. Zonta International was granted General Consultative Status in 1969.

As an NGO with General Consultative Status, Zonta International is invited to participate in the annual Commission on the Status of Women in New York.