Parliamentary Meeting at the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women: Parliaments deliver for rural women and girls

Parliamentary Meeting at the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women: Parliaments deliver for rural women and girls
13 - 14 Mar 2018 - New York, United States of America

Conference Room 3, UN Headquarters, New York

Full programme

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Parliaments deliver for rural women and girls, Session 1
Parliaments deliver for rural women and girls, Session 2
Press Conference: The newly released IPU report on Women in parliament in 2017

 

Tuesday, 13 March 2018
  • 10:00 - 10:30
    Welcome remarks: Ms. Gabriela Cuevas Barron, IPU President and Ms. Purna Sen, Director of the Policy Division, UN Women
  • 10:30 - 12:30
    Session 1: Amplifying the voices of rural women and girls
  • 12:30 - 13:00
    Presentation on “Women in parliament”
  • 13:00 - 14:30
    Lunch
  • 14:30 - 16:15
    Session 2: Addressing discrimination against rural women and girls
  • 16:15 - 17:30
    Session 3: Mitigating the impact of climate change on rural women and girls
  • 17:30 - 17:45
    Concluding remarks