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Closing session, UN Commission agrees roadmap to women’s economic empowerment

by March 28, 2017 Pacific News, Regional News

NEW YORK, 27 MARCH 2017 (UN NEWS CENTRE) — The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women has agreed on a roadmap to women’s full and equal participation in the economy as a vital step to achieving sustainable development as the body concluded its two-week session.

“This Commission has engaged strongly, comprehensively and constructively over the last two weeks in considering the most effective ways in which to bring about change for women in the world of work,” said Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director of UN Women, formally known as the UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. We’re sorry. You don't have permission to access this page. Please sign up to have full access to this page.



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