Save the Date! “Maternal Mortality: Implementation and Accountability”

Published on août 28, 2013
Event date

Parallel event entitled “Maternal Mortality: Implementation and Accountability: Guidance on Using a Human Rights Approach in the Context of the Post 2015 Agenda” taking place alongside the 24th session of the UN Human Rights Council.

11 September 2013, 13h00-15h00

Palais de Nation, Geneva, Room XXIV

Lunch will be served

(Une interprétation en français sera disponible)

As the world moves forward with negotiating a post 2015 development agenda, this side event will give states, UN agencies, and non-governmental organizations the opportunity to discuss the impact of the Human Rights Council resolutions on maternal mortality and morbidity, as well as remaining gaps in the realization of human rights, accountability and implementation in countries around the world.



Flavia Pansieri, Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights Representative from Colombia, (TBC)

Lilian Sepúlveda, Director, Global Legal Program, Center for Reproductive Rights

Dalia Abd El-Hameed, the Sexual Rights Initiative

Moderator – Ms. Amanda Ellis, Permanent Representative of New Zealand

For more information, contact:
Rebecca Brown
Global Advocacy Director
Center for Reproductive Rights

120 Wall Street New York, NY 10005
Tel: +1 917-637-3606

[email protected]

Parallel event flyer available for download here.