© Zonta District 3 2015
United Nations
UN Commission on the Status of Women Each year the United Nations holds a two week long Commission on the Status of Women meeting in New York City.  Zonta International hold General Consultative Status with the United National and is invited to participate in the Annual Commission on the Status of Women (CSW).  Zonta Internation has an official delegation that is invited to participate in all CSW activities including those within the United Nations building, partner events, parallel events, and side events presented by Non-Governmental Organizations.  Click here for additional information about the types of events open to participants.  Zontians who are not part of the official delegation are invited to participate in side events, some United Nations event, and a dinner sponsored by the Zonta club of New York.  The CSW provides an excellent opportunity to gain a better understanding of Zonta’s role in the United Nations and the issues facing women around the world.