2014_07 UNESCO "Declaration on the inclusion of culture in the Sustainable Development Goals"
Make Mothers Matter MMM invites you to support the Statement put forward by the Director General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, calling for "the integration of culture in the Sustainable Development Goals"
2014_06 26th Session of the Human Rights Council, Geneva: MMM calls for a better recognition and support of unpaid family care work with a life cycle approach to women's work
In an oral statement delivered on 16 June at the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, Make Mothers Matter called for a life cycle approach to women's work, that takes into account the critical importance of time in the life of families.
To that effect, MMM recommends 3 concrete measures:
2014_03 MMM co-sponsors 2 panels at the 58th Commission on the Status of Women
Each year, member States, UN entities and NGOs from all regions of the world gather at the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York to promote gender equality and the empowerment of women.
In 2014, the 58th Session of CSW took place on 10-21 March, and the main theme was
"Implementing the Millenium Development Goals
for women and girls".
In addition to the written statement submitted on Maternal Mortality, MMM co-sponsored 2 panels at this session, one on the feminization of poverty, and the other on maternal mortality in the post-2015 agenda.
2013 November 37th General Conference of UNESCO: Make Mothers Matter's speech
2013 November : Make Mothers Matter’s Speech to the Education Commission
37th General Conference of UNESCO, November 5th to 20th
Pauline Ambrogi, Gabrielle de Milleville
The importance for girls and women to acquire education, knowledge and skills needed to cope with Information and Communication Technology (ICT) More