Advancing Women’s Political Participation

To support women’s participation in politics, the Community of Democracies implemented “Advancing Women’s Political Participation” project, funded by the Republic of Korea and organized in cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and International IDEA.

Advancing Women’s Political Participation

Regional Consultations, Gender Equality and the Political Empowerment of Women

Community of Democracies, International IDEA, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), launched the ”Regional Organizations, Gender Equality and the Political Empowerment of Women” report on 5 December 2017, in Brussels, Belgium. 

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The launch event was held jointly with a panel organized by the Estonian Representation in Belgium on “Digital Violence against Women.”

Regional Consultations

The Regional Consultations on Gender Equality and Political Empowerment of Women are platforms designed to allow an open exchange among key stakeholders regarding the trends, challenges and opportunities in the implementation of international conventions, agreements and treaties, as well as specific actions to address the main issues related to the advancement of Gender Equality and the Political Participation of Women.

African Regional consultation on women’s political empowerment, Johannesburg, South Africa, March 9-10, 2017.

European regional consultation on women’s political empowerment, Strasbourg, November 10, 2016.

Asian Regional consultation on women’s political empowerment, Bali, Indonesia, December 9, 2016.

Americas Regional consultation on women’s political empowerment, Mexico City, Mexico, May 16, 2017.

MENA Regional consultation on women’s political empowerment, Tunis, Tunisia, April 12, 2017.

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Reports from Regional Consultations on Gender Equality and Political Empowerment of Women

Side-events on Advancing Women’s Political Participation