Partners in Population and Development (PPD) is celebrating the International Women’s Day, 8th March 2022, and join international community including UN Women to support global efforts for “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow”. One of PPD’s strategic Plan (2020-2024) objectives is to end gender-based violence and harmful practices including early and forced marriage and female genital mutilation. To that end, member countries will strengthen national policies and programs and ensure to realize CEDAW commitment to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls everywhere to achieve ICPD and SDGs. PPD is working with its member countries and partners to increase, through effective and transformational South-South cooperation, the exchange of best practices, successful experiences and lessons learned to improve gender equality in developing countries.
PPD supports IWD’s efforts “Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes and discrimination. A world that’s diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated.
Together we can forge women’s equality, Break the Bias !