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From 1 March - 12 March 2010, the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) meets in New York to review the implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action for Equality, Development and Peace 15 years on. Jane Gabriel, and openDemocracy guest writers, some of whom reflect back to their experience in Beijing ahead of this year's CSW, report from New York on the progress on and challenges of advancing women's human rights.

See also our coverage of the Commission sessions in 2009, 2008 and 2007.


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