Sign the Petition for the UN Commission on the Status of Women

uncommission57Women from around the world are gathering in New York for the United Nations’ 57th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW57), from March 4-15, 2013.

Focusing on the elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women and girls, the trade union delegation to UNCSW57 will call on all member states to take all necessary measures to immediately and without further delay prevent and remedy violence against women and girls.

Join the list of signators (including OAITH) by signing by 10 am Friday March 8.

The trade union delegation represents over 70 million women workers from 27 countries around the world. Follow it on twitter @unioncsw or read its blog:

No Modern Democracy without Gender Equality: Sign this document any time.