21 January 2014

Investing in Girl Empowerment for MDG Acceleration

On January 23, the UN Secretary-General, with the MDG Advocacy Group, will host a luncheon at the World Economic Forum: “Scaling Up Success: Investing in Girl Empowerment for MDG Acceleration”. This event aims to communicate that girls are the key to MDG acceleration, with linkages to the right to health and education. The Secretary-General’s multistakeholder initiatives, including Every Woman Every Child, will be discussed as engagement mechanisms for the private sector. To learn more click here. To join the conversation on twitter follow #InvestInGirls.