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March 8, 2014

WCRC joins delegation to United Nations

Originally posted by the World Communion of Reformed Churches by Anna Krueger

Dora Arce Valentín, the World Communion of Reformed Churches’ executive secretary for justice and partnership, will join a delegation from the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) that will advocate for gender equity with the 58th United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. This Commission is a functional commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations and is the principal global policy-making body dedicated exclusively to gender equality and advancement of women.

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Arce Valentín will serve on a panel for the side event Millennium Development Goals: Reflections from Reformed Churches on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 10:30 AM  at the Salvation Army Auditorium, 221 East 52nd Street. The side event is organized in partnership with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and Presbyterian Women.

Categories: Commission on the Status of Women, Women, World Communion of Reformed Churches, Young Women

Tags: csw58, ecumenical women


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