Keeping gender equality on the agenda beyond 8 March
Gender equality is a fundamental human right, necessary to build a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world. Yet it remains unachieved across societies.
While International Women’s Day provides an occasion to celebrate women’s achievements and highlight the remaining barriers on the road to gender equality, one day is insufficient.
To ensure gender equality remains on the radar all year, UNCTAD Acting Secretary-General Isabelle Durant has launched a new initiative, “Les 8 du mois until we’re there”.