Ahead of the 61st Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), the Gender and Development Network have helped to organise a live, online webinar from 2pm to 3pm on February 21st, 2017, to explore what needs to change to make economies work for women. It seeks to identify concrete proposals for government action which can be taken to the CSW in March in New York. The public are invited to join this webinar, and are asked to register your interest to attend, and to feel free to share this invitation with your colleagues and networks.
Key topics for discussion will include:
- Changing work patterns and their implications for women
- The role of governments in creating an enabling macroeconomic environment
- Unpaid care and domestic work
- Identifying concrete proposals for priority action by governments at international and national level