News: Commission on the Status of Women

"From 1-12 March 2010, the Commission on the Status of Women undertook a fifteen-year review of the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and the outcomes of the twenty-third special session of the General Assembly.   Emphasis was placed on the sharing of experiences and good practices, with a view to overcoming remaining >> Read more

Events: Intl. Women’s Day & IFPRI Events

Monday March 8 was International Women’s Day and throughout the month a number of IFPRI researchers will be presenting relevant work on gender.  For more information on any of these events or to request related documents please contact J.Behrman@cgiar.org. March 9:  Agnes Quisumbing (PHN) will speak at a UN panel on “Gender equality and poverty >> Read more