17.02.2021

Gender Equality and Empowerment work-stream holds Side Event at CSW65

In Search of a Round Table: Gender, Religion and Decision-Making in Public Life. This is the title of the Side Event on 17 March 2021, from 11:00 - 12:30 EST.

A round table discussion hosted by the International Partnership on Religion and Sustainable Development Gender work-stream, which unpacks how Member States, intergovernmental organisations and civil society are contributing to the Beijing Platform for Action. Speakers will share experiences, lessons, challenges and potential solutions for working as / or with religious actors to progress the gender equality agenda.

Government Co-Sponsors: Denmark (confirmed), Global Affairs Canada (tbc), UK (tbc) and Germany (tbc)

Co-Organised by PaRD members Side by Side, Islamic Relief Worldwide, KAICIID Dialogue Centre, Joint Learning Initiative on Faith and Local Communities (JLI)

More info will be shared in due time.

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