The PaRD Gender Equality and Empowerment work-stream warmly invites you to this Pre-Event to Generation Equality Forum and the High Level Political Forum.
Title: Religious Actors: Ally or Threat for Achieving Gender Equality?
Monday 28th June 2021, 08:30 – 10:00 EDT (New York City) / 14:30 - 16:00 CEST (Geneva)
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Launching a new report Looking Back to Look Forward: The Role of Religious Actors since the Beijing Declaration co-published by PaRD members.
The European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI) and the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) will convene the 16th EADI General Conference in the Hague from July 5th to July 8th, 2021.
The central theme of the conference will be Solidarity, Peace and Social Justice. These three concepts represent aspirations for approaches to global development that address inequality, poverty and political marginalisation, also in connection to climate change and other environmental threats.
For further information on the conference, please follow this link.
The topic of this year's HLPF: "Sustainable and resilient recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic that promotes the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development: building an inclusive and effective path for the achievement of the 2030 Agenda in the context of the decade of action and delivery for sustainable development".
The executive committee, on behalf of the central committee of the World Council of Churches (WCC), has decided, in close consultation with the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) and other host churches and local partners, to postpone the 11th assembly, originally planned for September 2021 in Karlsruhe, Germany, until 2022.
The 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26) to the UNFCCC is expected to take place from 8th to 19th November 2021.