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International Women's Day. 8 March 2010
Equal Rights, Equal Opportunities, Progress for All


Equal Rights, Equal Opportunities: Progress for All

Wednesday 3 March 2010
United Nations Headquarters
Conference Room 1
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Panel Discussion on
Beijing at 15: The Unfinished Agenda

Opening Segment: 10 am – 10:45 am

H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations
H.E. Ms. Meng Xiaosi, Minister and Vice-Chairperson of the National Committee on Women and Children, People’s Republic of China
H. E. Mr. Audon Lysbakken, Minister for Gender Equality and Children’s Affairs, Norway

Video: "15 Years Later: The Voices of Girls and Women".

Interactive Panel: 11 am – 12 pm

Dr. Asha-Rose Migiro, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations
Ms. Gertrude Mongella, Secretary-General, Fourth World Conference on Women
Dr. Patricia Licuanan, Former Chair of CSW/ Chair Asia Pacific NGO Forum
Ms. Tarcila Rivera Zea, Enlace Intercontinental de Mujeres Indígenas
Amy, representative,“Because I am a Girl” Initiative, Plan

Moderator: Maria Hinojosa, Senior correspondent PBS/ Host National Public Radio

Event organized by the Office of the Special Adviser on Gender Issues and the Advancement of Women (OSAGI), the Inter-Agency Network on Women and Gender Equality (IANWGE) and the Department of Public Information (DPI).

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