Parliamentary Meeting on the occasion of the 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women

Parliamentary Meeting on the occasion of the 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women
13 Mar 2019 - New York, United States of America

Investing in gender equality: Parliaments ensuring social protection, public services and infrastructure deliver for women and girls

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Wednesday, 13 March 2019
  • 10:00 - 10:30
    Welcome remarks Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director, UN Women, and Ms. Gabriela Cuevas Barron, IPU President
  • 10:30 - 12:30
    Session 1: What do gender-responsive social protection policies look like?
  • 12:30 - 13:00
    Presentation on “Women in parliament” Ms. Zeina Hilal, IPU Gender Partnership Programme
  • 13:00 - 14:30
    Lunch break
  • 14:30 - 16:15
    Session 2: Ensuring public services and infrastructure are responsive to the needs of and accessible to all women
  • 16:15 - 17:30
    Session 3: Parliament’s role in ensuring the money allocated to social protection, public services and infrastructure advances gender equality
  • 17:30 - 17:45
    Concluding remarks