Memorial Service for Conchita – June 15

Dear friends and colleagues of Conchita, As members of the NGO-CSW Bureau of which Conchita was President, as her close colleagues and friends, we would like to extend a very warm invitation to you to join us to share memories together, enjoy some music and a light...

Panel on “Domestic Work: Human Rights of Women- Towards an ILO Convention on Domestic Workers” on May 30

Conchita Poincini as President of the NGO Committere on the Status of Women Geneva and Convener of the Working Group on Women’s Employment and the Economics of Gender was adamant on organising  a two hour lunch event in preparation of the ILO Labour Conference (ILC),...

Committee President Conchita Poncini passed away

Dear colleagues and friends of Conchita, It is with great sadness that I am writing to you with the news of the passing of Conchita last Friday morning. I’ve only just heard the news today. We’ve all been amazed by Conchita’s unwavering commitment to her principles...