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United Nations: Defeating China on the United Nations, India has been chosen as a member of the UN’s Fee on Standing of Ladies, a physique of the Financial and Social Council (ECOSOC).
TS Tirumurti, everlasting consultant of India to the United Nations took to Twitter and introduced that India has received a “seat in prestigious ECOSOC body!”
India wins seat in prestigious #ECOSOC physique!
India elected Member of Fee on Standing of Ladies #CSW. It’s a ringing endorsement of our dedication to advertise gender equality and ladies’s empowerment in all our endeavours.
— PR UN Tirumurti (@ambtstirumurti) September 14, 2020
India wins seat in prestigious ECOSOC physique!’
“It’s a ringing endorsement of our commitment to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment in all our endeavours. We thank member states for their support,” he stated.
India, Afghanistan and China had contested the elections to the Fee on Standing of Ladies. At the same time as India and Afghanistan received the poll among the many 54 members, China couldn’t cross the half-way mark. This yr is the 25th anniversary of the well-known Beijing World Convention on Ladies (1995). India can be a member of United Nation’s Fee on Standing of Ladies for 4 years, 2021 to ’25.
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