Web Archives (photos and real audio): 28
Daily ENB Coverage begins Friday, 3 March
Highlights from Wednesday, 1 March
met in a morning plenary to hear a panel discussion on emerging issues,
trends and new approaches to issues affecting women and gender equality.
In the afternoon, delegations briefly introduced draft resolutions on:
the release of women and children taken hostage,
including those subsequently imprisoned, in armed conflicts; the situation
of women in Afghanistan; the situation of and assistance to Palestinian
women; and women, the girl child and HIV/AIDS.
The Commission also completed discussing the follow-up to the Beijing
Conference and the review and appraisal of the implementation of the Programme
for Action. On Thursday, the closed Working Group on Communications will
reconvene in the morning. In the afternoon, delegates will meet in Plenary
to adopt draft resolutions and the CSW-44 report.
of the Panel on Emerging Issues, CSW-44 Vice-Chair Loreto Layton, Chile
here for photos and real audio from the UNIFEM panel discussion on Women
at the Peace Table with Hanan Ashrawi, Palestine, Mary Brownell, Liberia,
and Piedad Cordoba, Colombia