Events

Mar 14
Side Event at CSW 62 on making it safe for women in politics: Seeking institutional solutions
The movement set off by the #MeToo campaign exemplifies the global magnitude of the culture of sexual harassment and assault. Political institutions are among the workplaces where behaviour hostile...
Mar 13
Side Event at CSW 62 on fighting violence against women in politics
Collective work to eliminate VAWP must become a global matter of priority. Building on their ongoing collaboration on the subject and on their expressed commitment to address the issue, the Special...
Mar 13
Facebook Live Q&A on gender-targeted public funding to support women in politics
Join a live chat on International IDEA's Facebook page to discuss gender targeted public funding to support women in politics with Gary Klaukka. Ever wanted to know more about how...
Mar 13
Parliamentary Meeting at CSW 62: Parliaments deliver for rural women and girls
The 62nd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) will take place in New York from 12 to 23 March 2018. On that occasion, the IPU, in cooperation with UN Women, will hold its...
Mar 12
CSW Side Event on "Transformative Financing for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Rural Women"
On the margins of CSW 62, join an exciting group of leading voices on gender budgeting to explore innovative strategies to increase investment in rural women and girls. Panelists:H.E. Ms. Mila...
Mar 12
CSW 62 Side Event on "Empowering Rural Women and Girls through Increased Decision-Making Capacity"
The side event, organized by the Government of Georgia and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) together with the Permanent Mission of Mongolia to the United Nations, will provide an...
Feb 16
Lebanese Ministry for Womens’ Affairs and UN Women organizing “Meet the Media” event
Within efforts to mobilize the media to promote gender equality in the political process and in order to encourage women participation in parliamentary elections, UN Women and Ministry of State for...
Jan 30
ECOSOC Youth Forum 2018
The seventh ECOSOC Youth Forum, to be held at the UN Headquarters from 30 to 31 January 2018, will be an opportunity for young people to share their perspectives and engage on the implementation of...
Jan 17
Briefing on Women’s Political Participation: Global Tools, Trends and Challenges
A Briefing Series Inspired by Sustainable Development Goal #5: “Achieve Gender Equality and Empower All Women and Girls”Join Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Tex.) and the International Foundation...