Update on the 64th Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women

Due to the current spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the framework of the 64th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women has been changed.

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In a decision of an informal session of the Commission on 2 March 2020, following the recommendation of the UN Secretary General, it was decided that only a procedural meeting will be held on 9 March at 10.00 a.m. (EST), which will include the opening statements, the adoption of the draft Political Declaration and action on any other draft resolutions. There will be no general discussion and all side events have been cancelled. Further information can be found in the official statement of the Chair of the Commission.

More information is available here.