Reducing poverty and increasing economic opportunity and mobility for all women regardless of race, class, age, gender and sexual orientation.
Ensuring every woman, girl and transgender individual is safe and lives free of violence in her/his/their neighborhood, school, community and home.
Promoting safe and healthy environments for women and girls with access to healthcare and resources to make healthy decisions about their bodies, gender, sexuality and reproduction.
Mayor de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray have made an unprecedented commitment to New York City's women and girls regardless of race, ethnicity, class, age, gender identity and sexual orientation. They created the New York City Commission on Gender Equity, an advisory body that supports New York City agencies, to dismantle institutional barriers for women and girls and help achieve their commitment to reduce gender-based inequity.