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When women work together its a business like no other

On the occasion of the 61st session of the Commission of the Status of Women (CSW 61), IFPSD and the Missions of Jordan and Suriname to the UN, also the United Nations CTC and SKMF cordially invite you to a UN Side Event entitled when women work together, it's a business like no other. This event will bring together various women from the public and private sector to discuss women's economic empowerment in the ever-changing world of work. See the Flyer

The panelists will each make action-oriented recommendations on how to improve economic outcomes for women in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and more specifically SDG number 5 which calls on governments to achieve gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls by 2030. The platform is designed to provide participants with the opportunity to exchange practical solutions to the common challenges faced by women and to explore business perspectives on how the private sector can collaborate more effectively with the public sector to break down the barriers to women's economic empowerment in the workplace.   

Remember that if the 2030 Agenda is to be truly transformative, women need to be placed at its center. And in the words of Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the IMF, "when