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Gender Equality, Women’s Economic Empowerment
Calendar SDG 5

2030 Agenda | SDG 5

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Dec 10Human Rights Day 2018
Nov 25 Intl Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 2018
Nov 41st Lebanese Women’s Day
Sep 18-3073nd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 73)
Jul 9-18High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)
Jun 19Intl Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
Jun 6-8WPL Summit 2018
Mar 16Women’s Summit, Bryant University
Mar 12-23CSW62 (2018)
Mar 8International Women’s Day
Feb 14Valentine’s Day / Women’s Memorial March
Feb 6Intl Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

Dec 10Human Rights Day 2017
Nov 30WeAreTechWomen conference
Nov 28-30WPL Annual Global Summit 2017
Nov 25Intl Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 2017
Nov 20-21Annual Colloquium - Women's rights in turbulent times
Nov 8-9European Women in Technology
Nov 8-9Women's Forum Mexico
Nov 1-3TEDWomen conference
Oct 27-29Women’s Convention, Detroit
Oct 21Boston College Women's Summit
Oct 19-20S.H.E. Summit
Oct 15International Day of Rural Women
Oct 14-15FiLiA, A Feminist Conference
Oct 9-11Most Powerful Women Summit 2017, Fortune Conferences
Oct 5-6Women’s Forum Global Meeting
Oct 2Financial Inclusion for Freedom and Security, NL
Oct 2Symposium Vrouwen Vluchtelingen Veiligheid, NL
Sep 28Abortion Rights demonstration, MMF Belgique - WVM Belgïe
Sep 25-29WINTRADE Week London (Women In Trade)
Sep 25Inc. Women's Summit
Sep 18-19Concordia Annual Summit
Sep 18High-Level Meeting on the Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
Sep 14Gala de reconnaissance annuel de La Gouvernance au Féminin
Sep 12-2572nd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 72)
Sep 11-12WiSTEM, Women in STEM Conference
Sep 6-93rd Asia Pacific Feminist Forum
Aug 27-Sep 1World Water Week, Stockholm
Aug 26Women’s Equality Day, USA
Aug 12International Youth Day 2017
Aug 9National Women’s Day, South Africa
Jul 30World Day against Trafficking in Persons
Jul 20Ideagen UN 2030 Empowering Women and Girls Summit
Jul 112017 London Summit on Family Planning
Jul 10-19High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)
Jun 26-27Women's Forum Rome
Jun 23International Widows’ Day
Jun 22-24Feminist Emergency - International Conference
Jun 19Intl Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
Jun 17Women’s March Ban the Bomb
Jun 15Women, Leadership and Power, debate and book presentation | NIMD
Jun 12-13Forbes Women’s Summit
Jun 12World Day Against Child Labour
Apr 22March for Science
Jun 8Loud and United! Demonstration to end Violence against Women & Girls
Mar 27Muslim Women's Day
Mar 13-24CSW61
Mar 11Women's March Amsterdam
Mar 8Intl Women’s Day 2017
Intl Women’s Strike
Jan 21Women’s March

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

Families, fertility and feminism: landmarks in women’s rights

by Liz Ford
Women have fought long and hard to secure access to family planning and abortion, and reduce maternal mortality. A modern timeline of that struggle tells a story full of highs and lows.

United Nations Library and Archives at Geneva
Research Guides – Women and Gender Equality