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From Equal Rights to Equal Opportunities: Countering Discrimination Affecting Women and Girls - CSW63 Side Event
12 Mar 2019 -  Efforts to promote gender equality have come a long way in gaining attention and driving change, but there is still a long way to go. In the vast majority of countries around the world, gender-based discrimination is still embedded in law. Repealing discriminatory laws and practices is an important step in making a real difference in advancing gender equality. However, moving from policy to practice requires even more coordinated efforts to accelerate progress and avoid the risk of relapse.
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