An International Conference back-to-back with a Women’s Rights Consultation and Coordination Meeting will be organized by WIDE+ member KULU. It is the core of phase 2 of KULU’s debate and advocacy project ”Beijing+20 Meets Post-2015 – Global Alliance and Action for Progress Until and After 2015”. It will be a Danish contribution to a critical celebration and monitoring of Beijing+20 and an input to the subsequent European “Beijing+20 NGO Forum for the ECE region” held from 3-5 November in Geneva.
The purpose of the conference and smaller Women’s Rights Consultation is to focus on the Beijing+20 process and the work of strategy and alliance building in order to fast forward the women’s rights and gender equality agenda and link it with the other parallel UN processes, in cooperation with partners. The conferences aims to contribute as well to an evaluation of the Millennium development Goals implementation and to the post-2015 development process.
The conference is being organized in cooperation with UN Women’s Nordic Office and the UN Association of Denmark
Venue: UN City, Copenhagen, DK.
Dates: Conference – 20 October; Women’s Rights Consultation – 21 October.
Further information and registration: http://www.kulu.dk/english