Worlds Apart: Reproductive health and rights in an age of inequality

December 6, 2017

Addressing the multiple dimensions of inequality for a future where women and girls are empowered, their rights and ambitions are realized, and they stand equal to men and boys.

Global Affairs Canada, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights cordially invite you to the Canadian launch of the UNFPA’s 2017 State of World Population report. The event will bring together UNFPA Executive Director Dr Natalia Kanem, Action Canada Executive Director Sandeep Prasad, IPPF-WHR Board Chair Jovana Ríos Cisnero, and Community Advocate RJ Jones to discuss the actions required for a more equal world including access to sexual and reproductive health and rights information and services.

The panel discussion will be moderated by Christopher MacLennan, Assistant Deputy Minister, Global Affairs Canada with opening remarks provided by Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie.

DECEMBER 6, 2017 – 12:30PM to 3:00PM
Global Affairs Canada 125 Sussex, Ottawa ON, Robertson Room

Simultaneous translation will be provided. The panel discussion will be followed by a reception with light refreshments. Underground paid parking available at 111 Sussex.

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