"Women, Development, Future"--International Forum on Women Kicks off in Beijing
"Women, Development, Future"--International Forum on Women Kicks off in Beijing

Co-sponsored by China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the "Women, Development, Future"--International Forum on Women, was held in Beijing on October 14 and 15, 2015.
Participants of IFW
Keynote Speech
Ms. Agi Veres, Country Director of UNDP Representative Office in China gives a keynote speech at the International Forum on Women.                        More>>
Backgrounder
Today, women not only shoulder major responsibilities in economic construction, but at the same time are a pillar of social harmony and stability. On September 27, 2015, to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations and the 20th anniversary of the Beijing Conference on Women, President Xi Jinping delivered a speech at the Global Leaders' Meeting on Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment: a Commitment to Action held at United Nations Headquarters, in which he put forward China's views on gender equality and commitments to action.                  More>>
Theme
Theme:Women Development Future

Which includes:
1. Looking back on 20 years since the Beijing World Conference on Women
2. Women's Progress: Equality Empowerment Social Governance
3. Facing the Future: Challenges Response

Sponsor
Sponsors:

China Soong Ching Ling Foundation 

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Organizer: Soong Ching Ling Children's Hall of Science

With help from: China Women's University