Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2023 – ESCAP

UN ESCAP Rajadamnern Nok Avenue, Bangkok, Thailand

Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development  27-30 March 2023 The 10th APFSD will be organized  under the theme “Accelerating the recovery from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at all levels in Asia and the Pacific” in Bangkok, at the United Nations Conference Center (UNCC).

W20 Summit, Mahabalipuram, India

Mahabalipuram Mahabalipuram, India

W20 Summit, Mahabalipuram, India W20 is the official G20 engagement group focused on gender equity. Its primary objective is to ensure that gender considerations are mainstreamed into G20 discussions and translate into the G20 Leaders’ Declaration as policies and commitments that foster gender equality and women’s economic empowerment. Areas of Focus Diplomatic solutions to global …

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New Zealand’s 130th Suffrage Day

New Zealand

In 1893, New Zealand became the first nation in the world to grant women the right to vote. 2023 will mark its 130th anniversay.

International Day of Peace

"Established in 1981 by unanimous United Nations resolution, Peace Day provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to Peace above all differences and to contribute to building a Culture of Peace."  

International Day of the Girl Child

"Now more than ever, we must renew our commitment to work together so that girls enjoy and exercise their rights and can play a full and equal part in their communities and societies. Investing in girls is investing in our common future." UN Secretary-General António Guterres

International Day of Rural Women

On average, women make up more than 40 percent of the agricultural labor force in developing countries, ranging from 20 percent in Latin America to 50 percent or more in parts of Africa and Asia. Less than 15% of landholders worldwide are women. In some countries, over 50% of girls from poor rural households will …

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ICW-CIF Executive Committee Meeting ECM

Manila Manila, Philippines

ICW-CIF Executive Committee Meeting ECM in Manila, Philippines

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

"Ending violence against women is possible, but only if we act together, now. The International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on 25 November, followed by the global 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence, is a moment to reflect on, renew, amplify, and strategize to achieve commitments to eliminate violence against women …

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