We count on your leadership to tackle the barriers that remain for Arab women says Executive Director at Beijing+20 regional review

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We count on your leadership to tackle the barriers that remain for Arab women says Executive Director at Beijing+20 regional review

Egypt Beijing +20 review

 Cairo– At the Arab States high-level regional review meeting for Beijing+20, held in Cairo, Egypt from 2–3 February 2015, Member States assessed progress and challenges in implementing the 20-year-old Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and agreed to actively ensure justice and equality for women in the Middle East.

The meeting, organized by the League of Arab States, the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) and UN Women, was the most comprehensive review of the Beijing Platform for Action in the Arab States to date, with a record 21 countries submitting national reports.

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Cairo – At the Arab States high-level regional review meeting for Beijing+20, held in Cairo, Egypt from 2–3 February 2015, Member States assessed progress and challenges in implementing the 20-year-old Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and agreed to actively ensure justice and equality for women in the Middle East.

The meeting, organized by the League of Arab States, the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) and UN Women, was the most comprehensive review of the Beijing Platform for Action in the Arab States to date, with a record 21 countries submitting national reports.

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