Good Shepherd Statement

The 2013 Substantive Session of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) will take place in Geneva during the month of July.  The theme is

More information is available here.   Good Shepherd Statement to the ECOSOC Session has just been published.

 
E/2013/NGO/19  Posted: 17 Jun 2013 06:30 AM PDT

STATEMENT SUBMITTED BY CONGREGATION OF OUR LADY OF CHARITY OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD
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“…the dissemination of developments in science and technology has insufficiently responded to women’s needs.  The persistent feminization of poverty, gender-based violence and lack of access to health, education, training and employment, reinforced by legal, economic, social and cultural barriers, render void the desires of the Commission”

One comment on “Good Shepherd Statement

  1. apjpnetwork says:

    Reblogged this on Apjpnetwork's Blog and commented:
    Let us be in solidarity by reading and sharing this statement!

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