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A Call to Action for Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment
On May 17, 2016, UN Women hosted A Call to Action for Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment in the ECOSOC Chambers in New York. The conference worked towards Sustainable Development Goal 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. This conference addressed major global issues, including ending violence and abuse against women and girls, economic disparity and the empowerment of women, education for women, and roles of boys and men in gender equality. The program from this event can be found here.