"Women Promoting Democracy": Session at the World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders, 1 October, Rabat


On behalf of the Chair of the Committee, Mrs Anne Hidalgo, and as previously announced, we are pleased to inform you that the Standing Committee on Gender Equality will have 2 sessions organized jointly with the Network of Local Elected Women of Africa (REFELA) on occasion of the World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders and 4th UCLG Congress:

“Women Promoting Democracy”
Tuesday 1 October 2013
Hotel Sofitel, Chapiteau

The event will count on the participation of women local leaders, representatives of the international community and civil society coming from across the world. Enclosed you will find the draft program of the sessions, which will address the following themes:

- Regaining the trust in politicians and the achievement of gender equality 

- The gender perspective on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

We look forward to seeing you in Rabat on 1 October and having a successful meeting to promote the gender equality agenda within UCLG, the World Summit and beyond.

Click here to access the session program

Click here to access the Rabat World Summit program