10 October 2017
5:30pm - 6:45pm
The SDGs & Gender Equality: From Global to the Pacific
Join us for a rare opportunity to hear from three of UN Women’s leading experts in gender equality: Yannick Glemarec, Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director for Policy and Programme, UN Women (New York); Miwa Kato, Regional Representative, UN Women Asia and the Pacific (Bangkok); and Aleta Miller, Representative, UN Women Multi-Country Office (Fiji).
In a free Canberra public lecture, Virginia Haussegger, Director of the 50/50 by 2030 Foundation, will facilitate a conversation with UN Women leaders about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and progress underway towards achieving SDG 5 – gender equality and women’s empowerment – by 2030.
Co-hosted by UN Women National Committee Australia, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and University of Canberra 50/50 by 2030 Foundation.
Tuesday 10 October
5:30 PM for 5.45 start – 6:45 PM
Old Parliament House
Drinks and light refreshments will be served