CSW 67 Sub-Regional Consultation for Central Asia: Unlocking digital opportunities for women and girls for gender responsive socio-economic recovery and sustainable development

CSW 67 Sub-Regional Consultation for Central Asia
On 28 February 2023, the Government of Kyrgyzstan and UN Women Europe and Central Asia Regional Office (ECA RO) will convene sub-regional consultations on the priority theme of the 67th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW67) which focuses on “Innovation and technological change, and education in the digital age for achieving gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls.” Full details ▼
Event type: Conferences, meetings, symposiums
Start date: 28 February 2023 | Start time: 09:00 UTC +00:00
End date: 28 February 2023 | End time: 13:00 UTC +00:00
Location: Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan (Hybrid event)

Event description

The objective of this event is to support Central Asian countries to prepare for the CSW67 consultations and agree on key joint messages to form the sub-regional vision, its perspectives, experiences, and recommendations on innovation, technological change, and education in the digital age for gender equality as well as the empowerment of rural women and girls in mountain areas.

The event will take stock of the current progress in Central Asian countries in terms of achieving gender equality and women’s empowerment in the context of emerging technologies, digitalization, and innovation. It will also discuss the main challenges and obstacles and agree on the main actions to be taken to make the required changes.