Policy Hub Transformative Financing and Goals for Gender Equality and Women's and Girls' Empowerment - Addis Ababa and New York 2015

08-07-2015

During the European Year on Development, international conferences in Addis Ababa, New York and Paris will be committed to the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals, their financing, and an international agreement to tackle climate change. This context offers important opportunities to anchor gender equality and women’s and girls' empowerment firmly in the post 2015 agenda. In this regard, the main objective of the Policy Hub has been to inform about the relevant role of gender-sensitive financing for the full implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action and equal access of men and women to resources and decision-making at all levels.

During the European Year on Development, international conferences in Addis Ababa, New York and Paris will be committed to the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals, their financing, and an international agreement to tackle climate change. This context offers important opportunities to anchor gender equality and women’s and girls' empowerment firmly in the post 2015 agenda. In this regard, the main objective of the Policy Hub has been to inform about the relevant role of gender-sensitive financing for the full implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action and equal access of men and women to resources and decision-making at all levels.