dimanche 22 juin 2014

Information: Empowering Women, Empowering Humanity Picture It!

Please find below and attached the public invitation to the launch event of UN Women’s global campaign for Beijing+20, on 26 June in the Apollo Theater. We kindly ask you to share this announcement as widely as possible with your members and networks. We count on your support in this mobilization effort and look forward to celebrating with as many friends from civil society and the general public as possible.
 
The Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action adopted 20 years ago outlines a visionary agenda to achieve women’s empowerment and gender equality. To mark the 20th anniversary of the Platform for Action, UN Women is launching its Beijing+20 campaign to reenergize the debate, mobilize a wide global audience and regenerate political will for accelerated implementation.

We hope to see you at the event!
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​PLEASE RSVP ASAP​ - 
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/11ENErgU_52vWtgT2QFJFEADVK5pRNV7m9rZo-TKJoGI/viewform


Empowering Women, Empowering Humanity
Picture It!

UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director
Dr. Phumzile Mlambo-Nguka

cordially invites you
to the launch of UN Women's global campaign to mark the 20th anniversary of the
World Conference on Women in Beijing.

Speakers include United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, Jan Eliasson;
Under Secretary-General and UN Women Executive Director,
Dr. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka;
writer and feminist activist Gloria Steinem and other eminent personalities,
along with renowned musical artists Women of the World, Girl Be Heard
and spoken-word artist Carlos Andrés Gómez.

26 June 2014, 5–7 p.m. EDT
Apollo Theater


PLEASE NOTE that that guests must bring a printout of
their reservation confirmation to the event for entry.

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