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Women's March Economic Security Twitter Chat: January 15, February 12, March 12 (8:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

Share your voice on Twitter for the #WomensMarch Twitter Chat.

"Women are powerful drivers of economic growth, and their economic empowerment benefits all nations. Women’s March Canada supports the dismantling of economic barriers that obstruct women’s full and equal access to local, national, and global economic systems." ~ Source

Use the hashtag #womensmarch and join the conversation about women's health, economic security, representation, and safety (HERS).

The Twitter Chat event information is on Facebook, click here. The Facebook Event includes tips on how to best use Twitter Chat.

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 Women's March Canada January 19, 2019 #WomensWave

 "Two years ago, on January 21, 2017, people of all backgrounds--women and men and gender nonconforming people, young and old, of diverse faiths, differently abled, immigrants and indigenous--came together, 5 million strong, on all seven continents of the world.

On January 19, 2019, we march again. The theme for the 2019 Women's Marches around the world is ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN. The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that 1 in 3 women worldwide has experienced either physical or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime." ~ Source

Women's March Canada's website has all the information regarding The March, the history, advocacy, how to take action and more. 

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BPW Canada Events

BPW Canada holds a National Convention every 2 years, on even-numbered years (e.g. 2000, 2002, 2004). A National AGM is held in the alternating odd-numbered years (e.g. 2001, 2003, 2005). Both events are usually held in the late summer. 


BPW International Events

  • BPW International Events, in New York City, prior to the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) 63
    • Leaders' Summit: March 8 - 9 2019, New York. March 8 at Harmony Club, March 9 at Crowne Plaza Hotel. Register! (Limit to 80 attendees).
    • Clare Fulcher Dinner: March 10, 2019, Marriott Hotel East Side, 525 Lexington Ave /49th Street New York NY 10017. Register! Deadline to register is March 7. Limit to 150 attendees.
    • Hotel options for BPW International attendees of the Leaders' Summit and CSW63. Click here for complete details.
    • Latest news regarding BPW International's Leaders' Summit and Clare Fulcher Dinner, refer to the BPWI and UN website.
    • CSW information.

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Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) 63 - Social Protection • Public Servies • Infrastructure: March 11-22, 2019

Leaders Summit CSW63

What is the CSW? Watch This Video

CSW Orientation Videos

****BPW/UN matters, including deadlines can be found on the BPW and UN website.***

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BPW International's Written Statement for CSW63

  • BPW International's Leaders' Summitt/Clare Fulcher Dinner (Prior to CSW63):
    • Leaders' Summit is March 8 - 9, 2019 (March 8 at Harmony Club, March 9 at Crowne Plaza Hotel)
    • Clare Fulcher dinner is March 10, 2019 (Marriott Hotel East Side, 525 Lexington Ave /49th Street New York NY 10017). 
    • Information regarding these two events and BPW's participation in the CSW63, visit the BPWI and UN website
    • Registration Information
  • Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world are expected to attend the CSW63.

  • BPW International will have 20 delegates at the CSW, 4 per region. Delegates are selected from those people with projects in housing, healthcare, water, legislation for women or the review theme.

BPW International
CSW Orientation Videos: The NGO Committee on the Status of Women, NY (NGO CSW/NY)  created an online Orientation video series for those who are new to CSW. These videos contain helpful information, advice, and how to instructions to prepare you for CSW. Click here to view the videos on the NGO CSW/NY YouTube Channel.

Themes for the 2019 CSW:

Priority Theme:
Social protection systems, access to public services and sustainable infrastructure for gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls.

Review Theme:
Women’s empowerment and the link to sustainable development (agreed conclusions of the sixtieth session).

BPW Canada Members: CSW Questions? Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., BPW Canada International Affairs Chair

BPW International and United Nations Website

BPW International Website

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BPW Makes a World of Difference

BPW International & UN

BPW International and United Nations

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The Most Important Network

Under the emblem of the United Nations, BPW Representatives work
for different committees and organizations.

Calling All Youth

BPWC: Leaders' Summit & CSW

BPW Canada

BPW Canada Members and BPW International President 
(Far Left) Dr. Amany Asfour: 2018

BPW Canada

BPW Canada and BPW International Sisters: 2017

BPW Canada

BPW Canada and BPW International Sisters: 2009

Canada Desk

BPW Canada Members -  Canada Desk: 2009

BPW Canada

BPW Canada Tourists: 2006

Safe Cities

BPWI - 85th Anniversary (2015)