Women Deliver’s 4th Global Conference, 16-19 May 2016, was the largest gathering on girls’ and women’s health and rights in the last decade and one of the first major global conferences following the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Almost 6,000 people from 169 countries participated, including:
- 2,500 Organizations
- 169 Countries
- 1,200 Young People
- 500 Journalists
- Private sector representatives from multiple industries
- UN Agencies and government representatives, including ministers and parliamentarians from over 50+ countries
Check out these documents and links:
- Europe and Central Asia Youth report – the report was developed based on the inputs received from young people who attended the conference can be downloaded here.
- Meaningful Youth Discussion Paper – a tool for further advocacy. You can find it at: http://womendeliver.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Meaningful_Youth_Engagement_Discussion-Paper.pdf
- Deliver for Good Campaign – The initiative is an evidence-based advocacy and communications push to promote the health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women. A core element of the campaign is the following policy briefs related to the 12 investment areas. You can see the initial briefs that were drafted in consultation with more than 25 issue experts from around the world at http://womendeliver.org/deliver-for-good/view-briefs/
- Women Deliver 2016 Conference session podcasts, interviews and more are available at: http://womendeliver.org/conference/wdlive/