VIVAT International cosponsored two parallel events during the CSW63, held on 14 March 2019

The first event was organized by Medical Mission Sisters. titled “Transformative Spirituality: Living in and Through the Spirit, which delved on the need for a “shift in consciousness to a more inclusive way of being in the world.” The resource persons were Sr. Miriam Therese Winter and Dr. Azza Karam.

The second event, titled, “Unleashing Power of Women”, was based on good practices from Indian context. It focused on social protection and empowering women from a grassroots perspective. Helen Saldanha was one of the panelists.