The Women’s Major Group develops policy positions on the thematic areas which are dealt within in the negotiations on sustainable development, post2030, sustainable development goals, environment, financing for S.D…

22May. 2017

2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

May 22nd, 2017|

The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) is pleased to invite civil society to attend the 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (22-26 May 2017, Cancún, México). Down [...]

5Feb. 2017

UN World Data Forum: notes

February 5th, 2017|

Read the notes from The UN World Data Forum that took place in Cape Town, South Africa on 15-18 January 2017, with the Problematic: From MDG to SDGs (2 decades) what results? How much money was lost [...]

11Jan. 2017

13ª Conferencia de las Partes al Convenio en Diversidad Biológica: Nuevos Tiempos para Mujeres en Conservación de Biodiversidad

January 11th, 2017|

Access in Spanish the combined article delivered by Isis Alvarez & Simone Lovera (Coalición Mundial por los Bosques) "Ha quedado cada vez más claro, que sin la participación de todos los actores i [...]

9Dec. 2016

Europe Consultation with Civil Society on the 2017 Global Platform

December 9th, 2016|

"The Europe Consultation is part of an unprecedented consultation process engaged with all stakeholders since March 2016 through the various stakeholders networks and UNISDR Support Group, to define t [...]

4Dec. 2016

COP 13: Convention on Biological Diversity

December 4th, 2016|

The Women's Major Group Organizing Partner, Global Forest Coalition will be intensively participating at the COP 13. Access here the full programme. Folder by Global Forest Coalition The thirteent [...]

9Nov. 2016

COP 22 Side Event: Land Use and Climate Change: Corporations or Communities? Time to Choose

November 9th, 2016|

If you are in Marrakech at the COP 22, please join the Side Event hosted by Global Forest Coalition, Friends of the Siberian Forests, Movement Strategy Center and the Grassroots Global Justice & [...]

17Oct. 2016

Habitat III “New Urban Agenda”

October 17th, 2016|

The Women's Major will be at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development - Habitat III. "Habitat III is the first United Nations global summit after the adoption of the [...]

12Jul. 2016

UN High Level Thematic Debate on Human Rights

July 12th, 2016|

The WMG member Diakhoumba Gassama (Senegal, Resurj) was selected to speak at the UN High Level  Thematic Debate on Human Rights, which took place over 2 days in parallel to the High Level Political [...]

12Jul. 2016

HLPF 2016: Intervention by Josefina Valencia on “Creating more peaceful and more inclusive societies and empowering women and girls”

July 12th, 2016|

Read the statement delivered by Josefina Valencia (Clóset de Sor Juana AC / ILGA LAC) on behalf of the Women's Major Group, during the 6th session on Ensuring that no one behind - Creating peaceful [...]

7Jul. 2016

Save the date: Women, Peace, and Security Financing Workshop

July 7th, 2016|

Duration: Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 09:00 to Friday, July 8, 2016 - 05:00 Local: New York Download the invitation here. [...]