CSW 60 | Achieving Gender Equality Through WASH

Highlights from the side event at the 60th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York - 18th March 2016

This summary captures the main points from a side event on Achieving Gender Equality through WASH that took place during the 60th meeting of the Commission on the Status of Women UN in March 2016. The objective of the event, organized by WSSCC and hosted by the Permanent Mission of Senegal to the United Nations in New York, was to examine the role of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in women’s empowerment and sustainable development as well as the role of governments in strengthening national mechanisms and prioritizing gender through a human rights approach.

Cover image - ACHIEVING GENDER EQUALITY THROUGH WASH - Highlights from the side event at the 60th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York - 18th March 2016

ACHIEVING GENDER EQUALITY THROUGH WASH - Highlights from the side event at the 60th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York - 18th March 2016

Authors:
WSSCC
Publication date:
2016
Publisher:
WSSCC
No. of pages:
7
Cover image FR - COMMENT PARVENIR À L’ÉGALITÉ DE GENRE PAR LE BIAIS DE L’EAU, DE L’ASSAINISSEMENT ET DE L’HYGIÈNE Points forts de l’événement qui s’est tenu en marge de la 60ème Commission de la condition de la femme à New York le 18 mars 2016

COMMENT PARVENIR À L’ÉGALITÉ DE GENRE PAR LE BIAIS DE L’EAU, DE L’ASSAINISSEMENT ET DE L’HYGIÈNE Points forts de l’événement qui s’est tenu en marge de la 60ème Commission de la condition de la femme à New York le 18 mars 2016

Authors:
WSSCC
Publication date:
2016
Publisher:
WSSCC
No. of pages:
8