The Commission on Gender Equity (CGE) is leading the City's efforts to make sure every girl and woman throughout the five boroughs is treated equally and feels safe.
We are putting the full force of municipal government—which is the city's largest employer—to work on behalf of this cause. CGE is working collaboratively with City agencies on three key areas: economic mobility and opportunity; public safety; and health and reproductive justice.
Together, we will make sure City policies and programs are achieving the maximum possible benefit for female New Yorkers, regardless of their race, ethnicity, class, age, gender identity and sexual orientation.
With help from our partners, the de Blasio administration has already secured a number of significant victories for women and girls: