Why Louisville? Why CEDAW? Why Now?

On Jan. 20 cities across the U.S. discussed and explored the benefits of implementing CEDAW (UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women) at the local level. The CEDAW gathering at First Unitarian Church, included a virtual national conference call, a meet and greet, an expert panel discussion and a reception.

Photos By TIM VALENTINO | Contributing Photographer

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