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18th Annual Civil Society Forum

Beijing+25: Taking Stock of Progress on Gender Equality

The 18th annual Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Civil Society Forum takes place on Friday 17th January 2020. This year the event is dedicated to “Beijing+25: Taking Stock of Progress on Gender Equality".

The Forum will explore the progress made since the landmark Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action was adopted in 1995 and the challenges that have yet to be addressed. The Forum will comprise of three sessions, which will look at the fight for gender equality in the past, efforts to overcome challenges today, and gender equality in the future.

The Forum is taking place on 17 January 2020, in the Royal College of Physicians, Kildare Street, Dublin 2 from 9.00am to 4.30pm. 

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The programme‌‌ for this year’s forum is now available to download below:


Beijing+25: Taking Stock of Progress on Gender Equality

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