The Cambridge Commission on the Status of Women (CCSW) is a City department whose purpose is to ensure women and girls equal economic, social, political, and educational opportunities throughout the city.

Upcoming Events

March 21 Women, Action & the Media’s WAM! Boston Film Festival

Brattle Theater, Cambridge
Come experience a unique lineup of films made by women, and about women, from up-and-coming filmmakers from New England and around the globe. Click here for more information about films and tickets.

March 24 One Woman’s Courage: Empowering Nepal’s Lowest Caste Women

6:30pm Refreshments, 7pm Film and Discussion   Cambridge Main Library, Auditorium
Join us for a screening of the micro-documentary, Untouchable, about human rights activist Dr. Bishnu Maya Pariyar’s journey back to the village where she was born and raised as one of Nepal’s Dalits, the so called untouchable people. The film depicts the tremendous obstacles of gender and caste discrimination, poverty and exclusion that Dr. Pariyar overcame. Discussion follows.

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