Thank you to all who joined us for the 62nd meeting of the UN Commission on the Status of Women, March 12-23, 2018, in New York City.

With a parallel forum:  Empowering Rural Women and Girls.

Latest information is here.

Check back here for updates and follow up!



WIN 2018 UN Briefing

Mon, April 30, 2018

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM PDT


The Women’s Intercultural Network (WIN) will share highlights from our delegation to the 62nd Commission on the Status of Women United Nations 2018 Convention focused on Rural Women and Girls.

Join us at the lovely, woman owned bar and restaurant, Asiento, in the heart of the Mission District in San Francisco. Purchase a cocktail, delicious snack or meal, connect with friends and meet new people for an hour. Hear the engaging stories from WIN and perhaps win lunch with Roma Guy, guitar lessons, job coaching and more.

Our banner is who we are – women and girls bridging cultures, creeds, classes, ages and gender preference.WIN’s mission is to assure that all women and girl’s voices are heard in public forums for full participation in their governments and economies. Women’s rights are human rights.



Join us a the UN Commission on Women, March 13-24, 2017

Registration open December 1, 2016

contact Women’s Intercultural Network


Women’s Intercultural Network will host a panel of women leaders from several countries to share policy wins, barriers and challenges for women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work at this year’s NGO Commission on the Status of Women Forum (NGO CSW Forum) 

You are all invited!
There is no cost to attend, and the event is open to public. 

You can register to attend NGO CSW Forum events on this website.

(please notify us here after you register!)


  That’s where the action will be!  Your voice counts!

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The 60th UN CSW NGO FORUM was held March 14-24, 2016

WIN accredited our largest team of Delegates yet,  scheduled a key Forum on CEDAW and the 60th Session Theme: 

“ Empowering Women with Sustainable Development.” 

WIN’s Panel: 

“Women’s Human Rights and Sustainable Cities with CEDAW and Habitat III”

Tuesday,  March 15, 2016,  2:30 – 4:00 PM 

Thai Cultural Center,  310 Forty Fourth St. (one block from UN)

It will be filmed and tweeted.

Check back here for updates on the 25 year follow up to the Beijing Platform for Action.  

See these other pages for archives of Platform for Action milestones.


UN CSW / Beijing+ pages:  UN CSW


Also see the past World Conference on Women pages:





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