United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW)

Episcopalians have long been a part of the annual United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW).

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March 30, 2020

By: Isabelle Watkins, Julia Chester Emery Intern

Today I am grateful for the people who step up.

Three weeks ago, I was supposed to step on a plane to New York City for the annual United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. My plans were made, my hotel was booked, and my bags were almost packed. For months I had been joining...

March 4, 2020

The 64th session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW 64) meeting in New York City, originally scheduled for March 9 to March 20, has been amended by member states at the suggestion of the UN Secretary General and Chair of CSW64, in light of public health concerns...

January 9, 2020

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has named the Episcopal delegates who will represent him at the 64th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) in New York City, NY, March 9-20, 2020.

During this meeting, Episcopal delegates will...

January 9, 2020

El Obispo Presidente de la Iglesia Episcopal y Primado Michael Curry ha nombrado a las delegadas episcopales que lo representará en la 64a Reunión de la Comisión de las Naciones Unidas sobre la Condición Jurídica y Social de la Mujer (UNCSW) en Nueva York, Nueva York, del 9 al 20 de marzo de...

September 26, 2019

Applications are being accepted for Episcopal delegates to represent the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church at the 64th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) in New York City, March 9th – 20th, 2020.

The Episcopal delegation will consist of one...

September 26, 2019

Se están aceptando solicitudes para que los delegados episcopales representen al Obispo Presidente de La Iglesia Episcopal en la 64a sesión de la Comisión de las Naciones Unidas sobre la Condición de la Mujer (UNCSW) en la ciudad de Nueva York, del 9 al 20 de marzo de 2020.

La delegación...

April 29, 2019

By: Dana Jean

Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so closely,[a] and let us run with perseverance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, who for the sake of[b] the joy...

April 26, 2019

By: Jennifer Allen

I was struck during the 63rd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women about the importance of sharing our stories. It is through our stories that we are able to build relationships, and it is through relationships that we can come to recognize the image of God in one another.

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April 24, 2019

By: The Rev. Gena Davis

The Rev. Gena Davis is the founder of YogaMass®, a program that integrates yoga, breath work, meditation, and Holy Communion as a way to bring into self-awareness the body and spirit that is given to each of us by God. The following was written during the United Nations 63rd session of the...

April 23, 2019

By: Dana Jean

The following was shared during the United Nations 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women closing Eucharist, and the language has been preserved to reflect the time of authoring.

Therefore I endure everything for the sake of the elect, so that they may also obtain the...

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Los insertos para boletines de ENS Weekly del 7 de marzo tratan del trabajo de las delegadas epi

The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) was established as a functional commission of the Ec