Stand up for Malala: girls’ education is a right
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Coinciding with the United Nations Human Rights Day, UNESCO and the Government of Pakistan will host a high-level advocacy event at UNESCO Headquarters in order to advocate for every girls’ right to education.
UNESCO and the Government of Pakistan will seek to mobilize and bring together representatives of governments, UN partners, international and bilateral organizations, foundations, donors, the private sector, civil society, academics, religious leaders, eminent personalities, the media and other stakeholders in an effort to renew commitment and seek support for girls’ education globally.
|Type of Event||Interagency meeting|
|Start||10.12.2012 10:00 local time|
|End||10.12.2012 13:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Chavatzia, Theophania|
|Venue||UNESCO Headquarters, Paris|
|Street||7, place de Fontenoy|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||English, French, Spanish, Arabic|
|Estimated number of participants|
|Link 1||Malala: Symbolizing the right of girls to education|
|Link 3||Concept Note|