United Nations: Status of Women Commission

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- 'United Nations. London News Summary' with information about Status of Women Commission meeting (Mar-Apr 1963)

- typescript of United Nations Commission on the Status of Women Oral Statement of St Joan's International Alliance by Frances Lee McGillicuddy (Jun 1978)

- correspondence concerning the 29th session of the Status of Women Commission (24 Feb-5 Mar 1982)

- responses to questionnaire (1983) issued by the Women's National Commission concerning the United Nations Decade for Women conference in 1985 with minutes of meeting held on 14 Oct 1982

- correspondence with Lady Gardner of Parkes (Chair of Status of Women Commission) and Jean Fernand-Laurent (UN Special Rapporteur against the Traffic in Persons)

- information given to Chairs of Topic Groups at meeting held on 26 Apr 1983

- photocopy of report 'Voluntary fund for the United Nations Decade for Women Project Document' (1982)

Publication:

- leaflet 'International Council of Women Newsletter' number 1, Mar 1983