CSW 2014: Spiritual Empowerment

58th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

Mar/10/2014, Monday, 4:30pm – 6:00pm
Location: Armenian Convention Center, Guild Hall (630 2nd Ave. at 35th St.)

Come join us to empower women & girls! Won Buddhism UN Office and four co-sponsoring organizations will host the panel discussion on Monday afternoon, March 10, 2014. A parallel event to the 58th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), this workshop will focus on ‘Spiritual Empowerment for Women and Girls.’


  • Ven. Chung Ohun Lee, Ph.D., Won Buddhism International
  • H.H. Amma Sri Karunamayi, SMVA Trust
  • Sande Hart, URI North America, Compassion Games & The International Day of Peace (Sept. 21)
  • Consolee Nishimwe, Author, “Tested to the Limit: A Genocide Survivors Story of Pain, Resilience and Hope”
  • Rev. Deborah Moldow, World Peace Prayer Society


International Federation of Women in Legal Careers | Temple of Understanding | United Religions Initiative | World Peace Prayer Society


Published by Won Buddhism UN & Interfaith

Won Buddhism UN & Interfaith Office envisions a world where all individuals and communities live in peace and harmony based on the Buddhist principles of interdependency and interconnectedness. We are inspired by the example of Master Sotaesan, the founder of Won Buddhism, who was also a champion of gender equality, international peace and global cooperation.