IANGEL at the UN Commission on the Status of Women’s 61st session – International Action Network for Gender Equity & Law


(New York, USA)  On Wednesday, March 22, 2017,  IANGEL will host a panel discussion “PRO BONO POWER: Leveraging legal resources to advance gender equality” in New York City.The UN Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) will host its 61st session, from March 13 – 24 , focused on Women’s Economic Empowerment in the Changing World of Work.  In parallel, civil society groups from around the world convene to share best practices and to connect across the women’s rights movement at the NGO CSW Forum.  IANGEL hosted a panel discussion at the UNCSW NGO Forum in 2016.

2017 Panelists include IANGEL President, Nancy J. Newman (USA) and Stella Odife, Director of Women’s Organisation for Gender Issues (Nigeria). 

Please join us!  The NGO CSW Forum is free, although registration is required.  

 

PRO BONO POWER: Leveraging legal resources to advance gender equality.

Date: 22 March 2017

Time: 4:30 PM

Venue: Church Center for the United Nations –  777 United Nations Plaza #8g, New York, NY 10017

Room: Hardin Room

 

Read about IANGEL’s 2016 Pro Bono panel: 

2016 IANGEL Panel at the UN Commission on the Status of Women