NEWS AND EVENTS
This week, thousands of gender equality advocates are arriving in Vancouver for the 2019 Women Deliver Conference for the purpose of sharing knowledge, experiences and ideas to accelerate progress for girls and women everywhere. The conference theme: Power. Progress. Change.
In partnership with the Akilah Institute, ICRW, Brookings Institution, ILO and UNICEF, UNGEI is co-hosting a special one-day symposium in Washington D.C. on galvanising education, skills, and employment opportunities for women and girls around the world.
A global learning symposium on school-related gender-based violence (SRGBV) is taking place this week in Johannesburg, South Africa. Bringing together delegates from across the Eastern and Southern Africa region, the symposium will facilitate the sharing of strategies and approaches to addressing SRGBV.