Most of us know that the world’s leaders met this past weekend at the United Nations to discuss and commit to sustainable development goals. They formally agreed to a set of goals that they hope to bring to completion by 2030: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=51968#.VgkpN3ldGUk This was the second agreement of its kind, the first agreement, the United …

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Each year hundreds of women from around the world attend the UN Commission on the Status of Women. I attended for my sixth year and found the program to be as exciting as ever, making me wish I had more than the two days I was able to participate. As a delegate for a Non-Governmental …

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This year I spent a full week at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women –  CSW58.It was my most intense experience with this work, including many meetings and sessions to attend as well as parallel events and side events. My goals at the Commission on the Status of Women are simple. I …

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