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Participants in the Africa Beijing+25 review call for implementation of the commitments made 25 years ago

In 2020, the world will mark the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women and adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action the most visionary agenda for women’s rights and empowerment everywhere.

À Genève, les États membres et les défenseurs de l’égalité entre les femmes et les hommes appellent à des mesures urgentes et efficaces pour accélérer l’égalité entre les femmes et les hommes

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In Geneva, Member States and gender advocates call for urgent and effective measures to accelerate gender equality

From young gender equality advocates to high-ranking government officials, key stakeholders from North America, Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia called for the urgent realization of women’s and girl’s human rights and for turning the commitments to gender equality into reality.

Les femmes leaders se mobilisent pour la campagne d’ONU Femmes pour Génération Égalité

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Women leaders galvanize for UN Women’s Generation Equality campaign

At a high-level event during the 74th UN General Assembly, UN Women and the Council of Women World Leaders came together to lend their voices and power to the Generation Equality campaign.

UN Women’s campaign aims to accelerate gender equality actions and mark the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, the most visionary agenda for women’s rights and empowerment everywhere.

Égalité entre les femmes et les hommes : du Partenariat de Biarritz au Forum Génération Égalité Pékin+25

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Gender Equality: from the Biarritz Partnership to the Beijing+25 Generation Equality Forum

At this side-event, leaders and gender equality advocates took stock of the gender equality outcomes of the Biarritz summit and the work of the Gender Equality Advisory Council, and officially introduced the Generation Equality Forum in Mexico in May 2020 and in Paris in July 2020 to the international community.

From G7 to Generation Equality, partners galvanize for gender equality actions

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From G7 to Generation Equality, partners galvanize for gender equality actions

At the  74th UN General Assembly, leaders and gender equality advocates from around the world came together to look ahead to the Generation Equality Forum in 2020 and to take stock of the gender equality outcomes of the G7 Biarritz Summit.

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UN Women announces Beijing+25 Youth Task Force

The year 2020 will mark several important milestones for gender equality and sustainable development, including the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, one of the most comprehensive blueprints for women’s rights worldwide.

UN Women is determined to make sure that young people are in the driving seat of these galvanizing moments and contribute to all stages of the global review process and the generation equality campaign.

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Generation Equality Forum hands down mural in the heart of Mexico City

Mexico City, April 24, 2021 - Mexican artist Adry del Rocío painted the mural “Flying in Sorority” curated and produced by Street Art for Mankind (SAM) as part of the Generation Equality Forum closing ceremony.  The piece, which aims to recognize Mexico’s feminist movements in all their diversity from a historical perspective, and call for action towards gender equality, is inspired by the aspirations of youth and will be Generation Equality’s legacy in the first city to host this international Forum.