Women and Girls at the Forefront of Sustainable Development: protect, empower, invest’ - European Development Days 2018

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The European Development Days (EDD), to be held this year on 5-6 June, are a unique opportunity to engage with many of our key stakeholders from Brussels and around the world. The two-day event last year included more than 120 sessions and attracted some 8000 participants.

The EEAS will be actively participating with:

  1. A special event on Youth with High Representative Mogherini: "Leading the Change: Young leaders driving equality worldwide"
  2. A High Level Panel on Women, Peace and Security, moderated by EEAS Secretary General Helga Schmid: "Time to act! – High-level panel on Women, Peace and Security
  3. A "LAB" debate on "Security for development; development for security: Shaping the EU's new civilian security instruments to promote resilient and gender equal societies", with the paritcipation of Mara Marinaki, EEAS Principal Advisor on Gender and UNSCR 1325
  4. A "LAB" debate on LGBTI: "Making sure EU development cooperation leaves no one behind
  5. "LAB" debates organised by partners with EEAS involvement on
  6. Two stands in the Global Village focusing on human rights and security



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