On the occasion of International Women’s Day the Advisory Commitee for Societal Emancipation of the Chamber of People’s Respresentatives and the Parliamentarians for the 2030 Agenda invite you to the presentation of the report ‘the State of African Women’, in room Popelin (Leuvensweg 48, 1000 Brussel, Forumgebouw, 2e verdieping) on Thursday 28 February at 12:30.
In this report the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) of the Netherlands has mapped the implementation of African countries’ commitments to women’s rights.
The report inquires into the uptake of genderbased violence, harmful practices and the sexual and reproductive health and rights of African women. Gina Wharton, policy advisor at IPPF European Network will present the findings of the report.
A sandwich lunch and translation from English to French and Dutch is provided. We will close at 13:45 with a network coffee.
Thank you for confirming your presence by mail to Marlies.Casier@sensoa.be by Monday 25th February the latest.
Please present yourself by 12:15 at the reception with your ID card.