The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), committed to promoting gender equality and women’s empowerment globally, plays a critical role of facilitating conversations around the progress and potential of achieving gender equality. The Commission holds annual sessions that convene policy makers, non-governmental organizations, development partners, the civil society among others to discuss progress and emerging trends in gender equality and women’s empowerment.
The sixty-seventh session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CWS67) scheduled for March 6 to 17, 2023 is organized around two themes:
Priority theme: Innovation and technological change, and education in the digital age for achieving gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls
Review theme: Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls
Recognizing that achieving gender equality and empowering rural women and girls are essential elements to achieve equitable agri-food systems, AWARD’s participation in the CSW67 is aligned with the event’s review theme.
At CSW67, AWARD will:
African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD). Hosted by World Agroforestry Centre, United Nations Avenue, Gigiri. P.O Box 30677-00100 Nairobi, Kenya.
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