62nd Commission on the Status of Women (CSW 62)

New York

Rohingya women and their infants at a UNFPA Women Friendly Space in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Image: UNFPA Bangladesh

The sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 12 to 23 March 2018.


  • Priority theme:
    Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls
  • Review theme:
    Participation in and access of women to the media, and information and communications technologies and their impact on and use as an instrument for the advancement and empowerment of women (agreed conclusions of the forty-seventh session)

Download the CSW62 Brochure for more information:
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For full details of CSW62, including key documents and papers, please visit: http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/csw62-2018