UNFPA and the Belgian Development Cooperation have the pleasure to invite you at the following event:
“Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in the future”
Monday, 21 October 2013, 16:00 – 18:00
Press room DR 08
FPS Foreign Affairs, 15 rue des Petits Carmes, Brussels, Belgium
The event aims at drawing attention to the importance of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights for the reduction of poverty and inequality and for achieving sustainable development. It aims to discuss their place in the future.
The event will be opened by Jean-Pascal LABILLE, Minister of Public Enterprises and Development Cooperation, responsible for Urban Policy.
Presentations will be given by
- Dianne STEWART, Director, Information and External Relations Division, UNFPA
- Diego PALACIOS, UNFPA’s coordinator for the post-2015 process
- Marleen TEMMERMAN, Director Department of Reproductive Health and Research, WHO
- Thérèse DELVAUX, President of the Because-health Working Group on SRHR and the Belgian Platform on Population & Development
And will be followed by a debate with the participants.
Please find attached the agenda of the event.
Presentations will be made in English.
Contact: DGD: 02 501 4580 (MP Duquesnoy)
UNFPA: 02 550 18 34 (Ivan Hermans)
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