UCLG participates in the CSW-57 and addresses the elimination of violence against women


Anne Hidalgo, 1st Deputy Mayor of Paris and Chair of UCLG Standing Committee on Gender Equality, participated in the 57th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). The CSW is the principal UN global policy-making body dedicated exclusively to gender equality and advancement of women.

Anne Hidalgo took this opportunity to meet with Michelle Bachelet, UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, in order to discuss the common work plan and the priority theme of this CSW" The elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women and girls".