この度、3月に開催される第62回国連女性の地位委員会(UN Committee on the Status of Women / 通称CSW)に、3月8日(木)~3月19日(月)まで日本YWCAより7名が参加します(そのうち6名が30歳以下の若い女性です)。



Title: Japanese Gender Equality Policies from the Viewpoint of Young Women
Date: March 13, 2018
Time: 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Venue: Blue Room
(4 W 43rd Street)

The Government of Japan upholds its policy efforts on gender equality, under slogans such as “a society in which women shine” and “Womenomics”; at the same time, Japan is ranked 114th out of 144 in gender equality rankings by World Economic Forum.
This event will discuss the achievements and challenges of gender equality policies in Japan, in regards to how they actually influence women on the ground, especially from the perspective of young women.