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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. 

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Statement From South Sudanese Women to the African Union and Intergovernmental Authority on Development

On Thursday, March 20, United Methodist Women co-sponsor the panel "Women of South Sudan Front and Centre: Mobilizing for Peace After the Addis Ababa Cessation of Hostilities Agreement" at the United Nations, featuring executive director of U.N. Women Phumzile Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka and Nobel Peace Prize winner and peace activist Leymah Gbowee. In solidarity with our sisters in South Sudan, we share the statement from Sudanese Women on their role in peace negotians.

| 3/19/2014 9:54:27 AM | 0 comments

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Education, Gender and Maternal Health

United Methodist Women co-sponsor “Education, Gender and Maternal Health: Social and Public Good” as part of the 58th session of the U.N. Commission of the Status of Women.

| 3/14/2014 11:39:47 AM | 0 comments

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Race, Class and Gender and the Millennium Development Goals

United Methodist Women host “What do Race, Class and Gender Have to Do With the Millennium Development Goals?” as part of the 58th session of the U.N. Commission of the Status of Women.

| 3/12/2014 8:11:28 PM | 0 comments

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No Peace Without Development, No Development Without Peace

United Methodist Women co-sponsor “No Development Without Peace, No Peace Without Development: Toward Inclusion of Women, Peace and Security in the Post-2015 Agenda” as part of the 58th session of the U.N. Commission of the Status of Women.

| 3/11/2014 6:47:20 PM | 0 comments

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58th Annual United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

United Methodist Women will participate in the global gathering of women at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, March 10-24, 2014.

| 3/10/2014 11:52:18 AM | 0 comments

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