WPL & GWL Voices side event for the Generation Equality Forum – How a strong multilateral system is fundamental to achieving gender equality and close the implementation gap on women´s rights.

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Women Political Leaders  and Global Women Leaders Voices For Change and Inclusion members host a side event to the Generation Equality Forum where they discuss the importance of a full functioning multilateral system as a critical vehicle towards achieving gender equality and to call governments, civil society, feminist movements, and the private sector to accelerate implementation.


  • Susana Malcorra – Dean of the IE School of Public and Global Affairs 
  • Irina Bokova – Former Director-General of UNESCO
  • Noeleen Heyzer – First Executive Director of UNIFEM from the South
  • Margot Wallstorm – Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, SwedenFormer Deputy Prime Minister of Sweden and Minister for Nordic Cooperation
  • Jewel H. Taylor – WPL #Girl2Leader Patron for Africa, Vice-President & President of the Senate, Liberia, and WPL Board Member