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The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women. United Methodist Women is an active participant in this annual global gathering, especially through its Church Center for the United Nations. 

Sisterhood as Women Gather for the 60th Commission on the Status of Women

Nineteen international United Methodist Women delegates join ecumenical women at the Church Center for the United Nations to make a positive difference in the world, sharing stories and strategies to implement the SDGs, the Sustainable Development Goals. 

Mary Coudal | 3/13/2016 10:23:00 AM | 0 comments

Peace Forum Calls for Equality and an End to Militarism

United Methodist Women hosted a Peace Forum celebrating 15 years of United Nations Resolution 1325. Advocates for equality call for an end to militarism and stereotyping. 

Mary Coudal | 11/5/2015 10:07:34 PM | 0 comments

Body Confidence

When women and girls are objectified, they lose their capactity to fully engage with and in the world. A personal reflection on valuing ourselves beyond our appearance.  

Mary Coudal | 3/17/2015 1:23:31 PM | 0 comments

Women’s Migration: A Global Issue

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International activists strategize on ways to advocate for and with women migrants. 

Mary Coudal | 3/12/2015 8:09:13 PM | 0 comments

International Women Advocate for the Health of Women and Children

Incluye video en Español 
From around the world, women are holding their governments responsible for protecting the health of mothers and their children. Activists share their concerns regarding maternal health.

Mary Coudal | 3/10/2015 4:52:40 PM | 0 comments