The United Nations Foundation and Devex invite you to tell policymakers how your work is helping to promote gender equality and empower women. This is a great opportunity to share your stories – about the successful work you (and your organization) are doing to promote gender equality – with the Devex community of 500,000+ international development professionals, which includes the leading companies, NGOs, and donor institutions from around the world. Join this unique, global dialogue about what development professionals like you are doing to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) – it’s happening on mdg.devex.com!
The conversation starts now – on Goal 3: to promote gender equality and empower women. The target is to even the ratio of girls to boys in primary, secondary and tertiary education, increase the share of women holding paid jobs in the non-agricultural sector, and boost the proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments.
World leaders are gathering again this year to map out the homestretch of this momentous campaign. The Sept. 20-22United Nations Millennium Development Goals Summit in New York City promises to revitalize and refocus the international community on proven strategies for eliminating hunger, reducing poverty and boosting labor. By participating in this global dialogue on mdg.devex.com, your comments can be shared with policymakers from around the world.
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