FAQs: Cities for CEDAW Pittsburgh

1. What is CEDAW and what does it mean? 2. What is Cities for CEDAW? 3. Why does Pittsburgh need CEDAW legislation? 4. Does CEDAW really make a difference? 5. What’s next for Cities for CEDAW Pittsburgh? 6. How can…

Pittsburgh Gender Analysis Update

The Gender Equity Commission (GEC) of Pittsburgh, through the City, contracted with the University of Pittsburgh to conduct a city-wide intersectional gender study. This Gender Analysis provided data on the status of women and girls in Pittsburgh for the City…

Pittsburgh Racial Justice Summit January 2019

The Pittsburgh for CEDAW Coalition participated in a Racial Justice Housing Workshop. We spoke on how women are often hardest hit by a shortage of affordable housing and gentrification. Building an Intersectional Movement for Housing Justice in our Region This…

Pittsburgh Women’s March 1/19/2019

To see so many young women at the Pittsburgh Women’s March again this year was energizing! This administration has woken a sleeping giant. Young women across the nation recognize that their basic rights are threatened. With the results of recent…