IT for Change at CSW 62

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United Nations Headquarters, New York
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We participated in the sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women  (March 2018). The themes of CSW 62 were as follows:

  • Priority theme: Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls;

  • Review theme: Participation in and access of women to the media, and information and communications technologies and their impact on and use as an instrument for the advancement and empowerment of women (agreed conclusions of the forty-seventh session);

Nandini Chami represented IT for Change at the following events:

1. Interactive Expert Panel on Innovative Data Approaches for measuring progress on gender equality and women's empowerment

Presentation I Paper

2. Gender and Media -- Policy dimensions and a research agenda (Event organised by GAMAG and IAMCR)

3. Harnessing e-government for women's empowerment in the Asia-Pacific: Launch of the EGOV4WOMEN Online Toolkit