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.
Maternal Mortality: Implementation and Accountability:
Guidance on Using a Human Rights Approach in the Context of the Post 2015 Agenda
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:
Global Advocacy Director
Center for Reproductive Rights
120 Wall Street New York, NY 10005
Tel: +1 917-637-3606
Parallel event flyer available for download here.