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End hunger by protecting the land where it can be grown

Linda Lanzillotta, Vice President of the Senate of the Italian Republic and WIP Ambassador, contributed to the The Huffington Post’s series “What’s Working: Sustainable Development Goals” . The proposed set of milestones for achieving sustainable development will be the subje…

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Irina Bokova, new Member of the WIP Advisory Board

The Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP) is glad to announce Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, as a Member of the WIP Advisory Board. Irina Bokova is the Director-General of UNESCO since 15 November 2009, and reelected for a second term in 2013. She is the first woman to lead the Organiza…

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WIP Delegates at the UN High-Level Political Forum (HLPF)

A Delegation of the Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP) is participating in the High-level Political Forum on sustainable development this week in New York. The HLPF is the main United Nations platform on sustainable development. It provides political leadership, guidance and recommendations. It…

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WIP and the Mexican Senate announce the WIP Conference in Mexico

On 20 April, the Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP) and the Senate of the Republic of the United Mexican States officially announced the upcoming WIP Conference in Mexico, which will be held from 7 to 9 October 2015, in Mexico City. During the Press Conference, Luis Miguel Barbosa Huerta, Presi…

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