In order to attend the Commission on the Status of Women you need to register you will be attending. Registration allows you entry into the United Nations to observe some of the CSW proceedings, side events and panel discussions. Registration also indicates to the UN the activity of you organisation and attendance at UN events, such as CSW is part of gaining and retaining ECOSOC accreditation. It is important that you register to each Commission you attend, even if you have an annual grounds pass, as this indicates the scope of your organisation’s reach throughout the UN. Registration to CSW is limited to 20 participants from each of the ECOSOC accredited organisations, in review years, organisations with special accreditation for Beijing and Beijing+5 can also attend CSW.