UN Women side-event: Mapping discriminatory laws across the Commonwealth
About the side-event
Date: 2 October 2023
Location: Accra, Ghana, at the 66th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference
In the margins of the 66th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference, CPA and UN Women will co-host a side event to increase support and capacity for action to achieve gender-responsive legislation and advance state commitments around global goals pertaining to gender equality.
The event will seek to sensitise women parliamentarians about trends in discriminatory laws, recent successful reforms and how they were achieved.
Panellists for this event will be announced in due course.
The side-event is restricted to women and male delegates who have registered to attend the 66th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Accra, Ghana.