A feminist analysis of challenges and lessons learnt from the regional engagements and coordination mechanisms: What we need to know and how we can strengthen the HLPF?
Thursday, 9 July 2020
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Virtual (New York time)
Organizer: Women's Major Group
Co-organizers: African Women’s Network for Community Management of Forests (REFACOF) Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law & Development (APWLD) Asian-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women (ARROW) ENERGIA International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy Foundation for Studies and Research on Women (FEIM) Gender Center - Moldova Kenana Association for Sustainable Development and Women Empowerment L’ Associació de Drets Sexuals I Reproductius Women's Environment & Development Organization (WEDO) Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF)
This side event will be organised by the WMG with the aim to enable an in-depth discussion focused on the challenges and lessons learnt from the regional engagements and coordination mechanisms in different regions and their relevance in strengthening the HLPF processes from a feminist perspective. The discussion will also include views and concrete recommendations building from experiences at the regional level for a more inclusive, action oriented and transformative HLPF. The position paper prepared by the WMG for the 2020 HLPF will inform most part of the discussion.