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HLPF: The Women’s Major Group invites you to join our Strategy Meeting (3:30 pm CET)

09.07.2017 |

You are warmly invited to join our HLPF strategy meeting, 9 July 2017, 3:30-7:30pm CET at Marriott Residence Inn on East 48th st.

WMG’s 5 essential areas for action are:

Read WMG's full position paper on HLPF 2017 here.

  • Women's Human Rights
  • Meaningful Participation
  • Civil Socitety Space
  • Finance 
  • Accountability

WMG's 10 key points for the Ministerial Declaration:

Read WMG's full text on the 10 key points here:

  • Respect, protect and fulfill the human rights of women and girls
  • Protect and engage environmental and women’s human rights defenders
  • Address the underlying structures that foster inequalities
  • Reform and repeal discriminatory laws and policies
  • Create and strengthen gender-responsive public services
  • Recognize the links between the environment, women’s rights and gender equality
  • Recognize the links between gender equality and financing
  • Recognize women’s and girls’ autonomy and decision-making as critical to sustainable development and gender equality
  • Collect and use gender- and human rights-responsive data
  • Recommit to the universality of the agenda



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