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Global Gender Summit
WHO: African Development Bank and the Republic of Rwanda
WHAT: Global Gender Summit
DATE: 25-27 November 2019
VENUE: Kigali Convention Centre – Kigali, Rwanda
THEME: Unpacking constraints to gender equality
The African Development Bank and the Republic of Rwanda are pleased to announce that the next Global Gender Summit will take place November 25th to 27th 2019, at the Kigali Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda.
The Global Gender Summit is organized by the African Development Bank with other multilateral development bank partners. The biennial event brings together leaders from government, development institutions, private sector, civil society and academia.
With the theme “Unpacking constraints to gender equality”, the summit will consider three dimensions in which gender equality and women’s empowerment can be achieved: scaling up innovative financing; enabling legal, regulatory and institutional environments; and securing women’s participation and voices.
The main objective of the summit is to share best practices and catalyze investment to accelerate progress on gender equality and women’s empowerment in Africa and around the world.
Please mark and save these dates: 25–27 November 2019, Kigali, Rwanda.