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WFWPI Champions Women and Family at CSW63

Women’s Federation for World Peace International sponsored a parallel event on Wednesday, March 13 held at 4 West 43rd Street in New York as part of the 63rd Session of the UN  Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63), and was attended by 135 guests.

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Horizon Summit and Advancing The Culture of Peace

The Horizon Summit is an intergenerational gathering dedicated to fostering peace leadership co-sponsored by WFWP, International and WFWP, USA and held annually during the weekend following the first full week of CSW.

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WFWPI Champions Women and Family at CSW63

Women’s Federation for World Peace International sponsored a parallel event on Wednesday, March 13 held at 4 West 43rd Street in New York as part of the 63rd Session of the UN  Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63), and was attended by 135 guests.

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WFWPI Participates in Annual UN Session on Women’s Issues

From March 10 to 17, 2019, Women’s Federation for World Peace International (WFWPI) welcomed 80 participants, including 31 young professionals, from 17 countries to New York City for the 63rd Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63).

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UN Vienna: Global Civic Education is Crime Prevention

“Peace does not come by itself; peaceful behaviour is something to be learned and to strive for day by day...Civic education means to strengthen that feeling inside oneself that I am part of the whole.”

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UN Vienna: Video Game Helps Victims of Gender-based Violence

Within the larger framework of the Global Programme for the Implementation of the Doha Declaration: Promoting a Culture of Lawfulness, the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), with the government of Mexico, sponsored a side event during the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ) on May 17, 2018.

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UN Geneva: Empowering Women to Seize Economic Opportunities

“Perspectives for Trade Policy & Women’s Economic Empowerment” was the title of the HRC side event organized by WFWPI and the Graduate Women’s Institute (GWI) during the 39th Session of the Human Rights Council (HRC) on September 24, 2018.

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"We Could be Your Daughters", A New Mindset on Sexual Exploitation

Women continue to be discriminated against and abused in many settings, especially in the sex trade. The Permanent Missions of Sweden, France and Ireland to the UN co-sponsored a side event entitled “The Nordic Model: A good practice to counter sexual exploitation and human trafficking” on June 22 to tackle this issue.

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UN New York: A World Organization for Girls

The Working Group On Girls (WGG), an NGO committee connected to UN Women, helps elevate the voices and needs of girls globally through education and visibility on the local, national and international stage by allowing girls to advocate on their own behalf.

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UN New York: Universal Declaration of Human Rights turns 70

This year marks 70 years since the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a document made possible by the incomparable Eleanor Roosevelt.

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2018 Global Women's Peace Award
Fostering Hope for Rural Women and Girls
Vital Role of Education for Rural Families
CSW54 Dinner 2010
Peacemakers & Bridgebuilders
Women & Youth in Peacebuilding
Focusing on People
Intergenerational Dialogues on the Sustainable Development Goals
Sexual Rights of Women & Girls
Social Exclusion in Schools