Events

UN General Assembly, 73rd Session

Women Political Leaders will host side sessions at UN General Assembly, 73rd Session  in New York.

WPL will be hosting a number of events as a part of the Concordia Annual Summit 2018.

WPL will also be co-hosting a session on Blockchain for Social Good: Utilizing Blockchain to Aid Economic Development, in cooperation with Binance Charity Foundation (BFC) and Finance Center for South-South Cooperation (FCSSC).

Blockchain holds vast development potential for frontier and emerging markets. The efficiency, transparency, and accountability of blockchain can advance national agenda by supporting economic growth, access to social services, and resilient public service infrastructure.

This session will bring together technology experts and government representatives to discuss the unique value of blockchain technology, showcase blockchain pilot programs in countries around the world, and discuss how blockchain can support governments in advancing national development agendas and driving inclusive growth.