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22 September 2016

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UN-Women High Level Panel on Women's Economic Empowerment

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22 Sep 2016

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UN-Women High Level Panel on Women's Economic Empowerment. In order to lead a discussion on closing gaps for women's economic empowerment and in line with his leadership on and long- standing commitment to gender equality and women's empowerment, UN
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UN-Women High Level Panel on Women's Economic Empowerment. In order to lead a discussion on closing gaps for women's economic empowerment and in line with his leadership on and long- standing commitment to gender equality and women's empowerment, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon established a 20 member High-Level Panel on Women's Economic Empowerment. Consisting of representatives of government, business, and civil society and co-chaired by Luis Guillermo Solis, President of Costa Rica and Simona Scarpaleggia, CEO IKEA, Switzerland, The High-Level Panel (HLP) was charged with supporting and providing guidance on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to improve economic outcomes for women, and promote women's leadership in driving sustainable, inclusive, gender-responsive and environmentally sensitive economic growth. An interim report of the Panel will be presented to the Secretary-General.
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