About the Coalition for Adolescent Girls
The Coalition for Adolescent Girls (CAG) is a member-led and driven organization dedicated to supporting, investing in, and improving the lives of adolescent girls. We drive new and improve existing programming, policies, and investments that promote the opportunities and rights of adolescent girls. CAG members envision, and strive toward, a world where adolescent girls are fully able to realize their rights, navigate challenges, and access opportunities during the transition from childhood to adulthood and beyond.Learn More
In focus: 59th Commission on the Status of Women
As CSW59 approaches, let's highlight the needs and power of girls everywhere!
The 59th session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at UN Headquarters in New York from March 9-20, 2015. The main focus of the session will be on the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, including current challenges that affect its implementation and the achievement of gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls.
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“Countries with more gender equality have better economic growth. Companies with more women leaders perform better. Peace agreements that include women are more durable. Parliaments with more women enact more legislation on key social issues such as health, education, anti-discrimination and child support. The evidence is clear: equality for women means progress for all.” – […]Find out more »
The fifty-ninth session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from March 9 to March 20, 2015. Representative of Members States, UN entities and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations from all regions of the world will attend the session. The main focus of the session will […]Find out more »