2017 Calendar Of Events

Equality Now

Follow along with our calendar to stay up to date on how our staff and partners are working to make equality reality for women and girls around the world.

 

June

July

August

October

 

June

12 June

Jacqui Hunt, Director, Europe Office attends the Human Rights Council session in Geneva, Switzerland.

14 June

Faiza Mohamed, Director, Africa Office speaks at the National seminar for parliamentarians on the UN Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and its implementation in Uganda.

16 June

Day of the African Child

20 June

New York City: EN's Yasmeen Hassan will speak on women's rights following a performance of the Pan Asian Repertory Theatre's all female Pakistani play, Acquittal. Motivated by the playwright's own experiences in prison, Acquittal is a groundbreaking play that focuses on four Pakistani women unjustly imprisoned during General Zia-ul-Haq’s discriminatory Hudood Ordinances in the 1980’s. 

21 June

Equality Now, along with our partners, hosts a panel discussion at the United Nations headquarters in New York City focused on using the Global Plan of action to combat sex trafficking in persons and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end the scourge of trafficking in women and girls. Invite only

24 June

Equality Now's Global Executive Director Yasmeen Hassan and actor, activist and filmmaker Maria Bello take the stage for the lunch keynote at BlogHer17 in Orlando, Florida.

 

July

10 July

High-level Political Forum to discuss sustainable development in 2017 begins at United Nations headquarters in New York City. As a side event to the forum, Equality Now, UN Women and the Permanent Mission of Spain to the United Nations are hosting a panel discussion and screening of excerpts from the film Sands of SilenceInvite only

18-21 July

Equality Now hosts a lawyer training in Tanzania

30 July

World Day Against Trafficking In Persons

 

August

9 August

A Breeze of Hope in Bolivia, founded by survivor-activist Brisa de Angulo, leads marches around the country to recognize National Day Against Child Sexual Assault and in Solidarity with Child Victims.

 

October

30 October

Equality Now's 25th Anniversary Gala

Save the Date Gala 2017

 

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June

July

August

October

 

June

12 June

Jacqui Hunt, Director, Europe Office attends the Human Rights Council session in Geneva, Switzerland.

14 June

Faiza Mohamed, Director, Africa Office speaks at the National seminar for parliamentarians on the UN Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and its implementation in Uganda.

16 June

Day of the African Child

20 June

New York City: EN's Yasmeen Hassan will speak on women's rights following a performance of the Pan Asian Repertory Theatre's all female Pakistani play, Acquittal. Motivated by the playwright's own experiences in prison, Acquittal is a groundbreaking play that focuses on four Pakistani women unjustly imprisoned during General Zia-ul-Haq’s discriminatory Hudood Ordinances in the 1980’s. 

21 June

Equality Now, along with our partners, hosts a panel discussion at the United Nations headquarters in New York City focused on using the Global Plan of action to combat sex trafficking in persons and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end the scourge of trafficking in women and girls. Invite only

24 June

Equality Now's Global Executive Director Yasmeen Hassan and actor, activist and filmmaker Maria Bello take the stage for the lunch keynote at BlogHer17 in Orlando, Florida.

 

July

10 July

High-level Political Forum to discuss sustainable development in 2017 begins at United Nations headquarters in New York City. As a side event to the forum, Equality Now, UN Women and the Permanent Mission of Spain to the United Nations are hosting a panel discussion and screening of excerpts from the film Sands of SilenceInvite only

18-21 July

Equality Now hosts a lawyer training in Tanzania

30 July

World Day Against Trafficking In Persons

 

August

9 August

A Breeze of Hope in Bolivia, founded by survivor-activist Brisa de Angulo, leads marches around the country to recognize National Day Against Child Sexual Assault and in Solidarity with Child Victims.

 

October

30 October

Equality Now's 25th Anniversary Gala

Save the Date Gala 2017