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The Women’s Major Group was created at the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where governments recognized Women as one of the nine important groups in society for achieving sustainable development. The WMG is an official participant in the United Nations processes on Sustainable Development. Other processes use the major group or similar systems, with the WMG active in the processes of the United Nations Environment Program since 1996.

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NEWS

The latest news on Sustainable Development & Agenda 2030, and on Environment & UNEP

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UPCOMING EVENTS

The latest and upcoming events on Sustainable Development and Agenda 2030

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27Oct. 2019

Beijing25 Africa Review

“Business Insolite” pour l’examen de Beijing+25  par l’Afrique L’année prochaine, en 2020, alors que le monde marque les 25 ans de l’adoption de la BDPfA, il existe suffisamment de preuves pour montre [...]

16Oct. 2019

African Climate Change Summit 2019

Call for proposals for the Climate Change Summit - Africa, Accra - 16-17-18 October 2019! Since the Climate urgency is more pressing than ever and that the States pledges are insufficient, it is ab [...]

24Sep. 2019

HLPF 2019: Civil Society Forum

The Civil Society Forum it will take place, during the HLPF  (SDG Summit), at the United Nations in New York, a space for feminist influence. Date: 24th September 2019 Local: UNHQ, New York [...]

2Sep. 2019

IISD 2019: Asia-Pacific Climate Week (APCW)

"APCW is part of Regional Climate Weeks that are held annually in Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and Asia-Pacific. Regional Climate Weeks are organized by the Nairobi Framework Partne [...]

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POLICY STATEMENTS

Policy statements developed by Women’s Major Group members are written to present policy priorities from a women’s human rights and gender quality perspective on all thematic areas relating to Sustainable Development, Agenda 2030 and Environmental matters.

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11May. 2020

WMG Members Launch Global Advocacy Toolkit: “Young feminists want system change”

May 11th, 2020|Advocacy, Agenda 2030 & the Sustainable Development Goals, Agenda 2030, SDGs & the HLPF, News, On Sustainable Development & Post 2015, Processes|

A WMG member organization and previous OP, WECF, Women Engaged for a Common Future, has launched a global advocacy toolkit for the Beijing +25 process and beyond. The resource is entitled "Young Femin [...]

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