Month: April 2020

Month: April 2020

(Upcoming Event) Conference on CEFM -Child Early and Forced Marriages

Deepening the Dialogue: Strategies for Working with Men and Boys for Prevention of Child Early and Forced Marriages

Dates – October or November 2020
Venue – Islamabad, Pakistan

Hosts:
Shirakat – Partnership for Development
MenEngage Alliance South Asia
MenEngage Alliance, Pakistan
Gender Studies Department, University of Punjab (Confirmed)
Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Gender Studies Departments of Universities in South Asia (to be confirmed)

Organisers and Sponsors
Global MenEngage Alliance; MenEngage Alliance South Asia; MenEngage Alliance Pakistan
(Below are possibilities, more need to be identified and confirmed)
South Asian Regional Foundations and Donors
IPPF, SAARC Fund, DFID, USAID, Ford, MacArthur, Packard, OSF, ??
UNFPA, UNWomen, UNICEF, UNDP, ILO, OHCHR

From India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Maldives, Sri Lanka and Pakistan:Ministries of Women’s Development; Ministries of Human Rights; Ministries of Education, Health and other relevant Ministries; Departments of Women’s Development, National Commission on Human Rights, Women’s Parliamentary Caucuses; Youth Groups; CSOs; Media; Creative Artists; Council of Islamic Ideology, Pakistan

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Concept Note – South Asian Conference on Early and Forced Marriages