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March 15, 2017

World Federation Handbook

The World Federation Handbook is the official working document for the 2016 – 2021 Quinquennium of the World Federation of Methodist and Uniting Church Women. The Handbook is now available in print and many of the sections are published on this website.  
The United Nations
March 13, 2017

Women in the Changing World of Work

The 61st Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is starting in New York on 13 March! It brings together governments and civil society from around the world to discuss how to empower women in the changing world of work. Find out more: #CSW61
President's Prayer
March 8, 2017

A Call to Pray – March 2017

‘God our Father, loves us. He is kind and has given us eternal comfort and a wonderful hope.’ 1 Timothy 2: 16 Let us give God thanks: for the joy of sharing in worship and prayer together with our brothers and sisters; for the joy of serving a living, forgiving…
The United Nations
March 7, 2017

Ending Violence Against Women and Girls

Violence against women remains one of the most pervasive global human rights violations. The new agenda for sustainable development, Agenda 2030, includes the elimination of all forms of violence against women and girls as a specific target. UN Women, together with all its partners, is working to support countries in…
The United Nations
March 7, 2017

International Women’s Day 2017

The 2017 theme for International Women’s Day, 8 March, focuses on “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030”. International Women's Day 2017 The United Nations began celebrating International Women’s Day (IWD) on 8 March during International Women’s Year 1975. Two years later, in December 1977, the…