Africa Rising Gender Equality Dialogue on Ending Child Marriage through Young Women’s Leadership & Activism

This edition is organized by Moremi Initiative in partnership with the Ghana Ministry of Gender Children and Social Protection and UN Women with support from Danish Innovations Fund.
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Event type: Conferences, meetings, symposiums

Start date: 29 July 2015 | Start time: 10:00 UTC00:00
End date: 29 July 2015 | End time: 12:00 UTC00:00

Location: University of Ghana, Nkrumah Complex, Institute of African Studies, Legon, Accra, Ghana

Event description

Purpose of the Africa Rising Gender Equality Dialogue

  • Engage partners and new audiences through public discourse &raise visibility of ongoing efforts to end child-marriage in Africa.
  • Convene a community of leaders and change makers to discuss and exchange ideas/strategies on advancing gender equality and empowerment of girls in Africa.
  • Articulate and integrate community ideas into ongoing national/regional policy debates.
  • Propose fresh ideas, new entry points and strategic actions for advocacy, awareness and interventions for ending child marriage on the continent.

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More information:
  • Contact person: Mawuli Dake or Sall Khadidja mawuli@moremiinitiative.org or khadidja.sall@unwomen.org