“Financing for Gender Equality: Results and Good Practices” - Event organized by UN Women and the World Bank Group

“Financing for Gender Equality: Results and Good Practices” - Side event organized by UN Women and the World Bank Group at the Third International Conference on Financing for Development, Addis Ababa
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Event type: Conferences, meetings, symposiums

Start date: 14 July 2015 | Start time: 08:15 UTC03:00
End date: 14 July 2015 | End time: 09:54 UTC03:00

Location: ECA, Africa Hall, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Event description

The Third International Conference on Financing for Development represents an important milestone in efforts to achieve universal and sustainable development as we move beyond 2015 and introduce a new set of Sustainable Development Goals. This side event aims to mobilize high-level political support for financing for gender equality and women’s empowerment, drawing on global good practices and lessons learned. It will discuss the array of financing sources—private, public, domestic, and international—and policy changes needed to realize the vision of transformative financing for gender equality and women’s empowerment.

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More information:
  • Contact person: Paula Mata and Monika Bihlmaier paula.mata@unwomen.org monika.bihlmaier@unwomen.org