Virtual Activism will attended the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women, held from 12 to 23 March 2018 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Hashtag #CSW62

The theme of CSW62 is: Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls.

Review theme:
Participation in and access of women to the media, and information and communications technologies and their impact on and use as an instrument for the advancement and empowerment of women (agreed conclusions of the forty-seventh session)

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Virtual Activism will attended the sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women, held from 13 to 24 March 2017 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Hashtag #CSW61

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Board members Marlyn Tadros and Melissa Dailey have attended  the 55th Session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD55), 1-10 February 2017“. The conference’s topic was “Strategies for the eradication of poverty to achieve sustainable development for all”.  Follow on twitter @undesadspd and usse #CSocD55.


From WSIS and the Zermatt Summit in Switzerland and from Morocco to Erbil in Iraq, Virtual Activism has attended many conferences and workshops and provided training workshops in technology. We were panelists at several of the conferences we attended including at a conference organized by the European Union entitled “Enhancing the Role of Women in Reconciliation, Accountability and Peacebuilding in Iraq through Socio-Political Empowerment” held in Erbil, Kurdistan-Iraq on 27-28 January 2011.