Was honored to meet so many leaders of the World YWCA this week and sooo disappointed the weather prevented these impressive ladies from attending our Tribute to Women tonight. Wishing you all safe travels home and much progress towards your goals. Stay strong my sisters!
TODAY at 12 pm EST, we will be chatting with Let Girls Lead on Twitter for “#GirlsVoices at the UN and Beyond: Transforming the Post-2015 Agenda.” We invite you to join us by following the hashtag #Girls Voices and look forward to hearing your ideas for how to engage girls at high-level events, such as the Commission on the Status of Women.
Take action to demand an equal future for women and girls in science and technology, which will result in a better world for all. Join UN Women and the Global Fund for Women to remove barriers to equal access to and control of technology for women and girls worldwide. Sign the petition to end the global gender technology gap by March 5th by calling on governments, regional institutions, and the United Nations to make sure women and girls are at the center of the science and technology revolution.
The UN Commission on the Status of Women UN Women is just around the corner, this year the World YWCA and partners are hosting a "Young Women and Girls Forum: Inspiring Leadership" Registration is open to all young women and girls aged 30 and under : -) #CSW59
It’s time to flip the script for women and girls leading science and technology innovation globally.Take action to demand an equal future for women and girls in science and technology.
Please sign the petition to end the global gender technology gap calling on governments, regional institutions, and the United Nations to make sure women and girls are at the center of the science and technology revolution.
We are quickly approaching #CSW59 / #Beijing20!
Check out UN Women Synthesis Report: The Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action Turns 20 - for a review and appraisal of the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and the outcomes of the twenty-third special session of the General Assembly.
Amazing news from Malawi - Parliament just passed national legislation outlawing child marriage and increasing the legal age of marriage to 18. What a victory! Congratulations to @LetGirlsLead alumni, @GENETMalawi, and key partners including World YWCA!